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State, feds reach agreement on cleanup of Adak

...find and clean up unexploded ordnance on Adak Island has been signed by state and federal...southwest of Anchorage in the Aleutians, Adak was established as a base to fight the...36 million on more than 100 sites on Adak. The agreement signed Tuesday calls for...

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Moderate earthquake shakes Adak

ADAK (AP) -- An earthquake was felt strongly Monday on Adak in the Aleutian Islands, according to the Alaska Tsunami...at 8:42 a.m. and was situated 80 miles southwest of Adak. It had a preliminary magnitude of 5.5. There were no...

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PenAir begins Adak flights; assumes some Reeve routes

...AP) -- PenAir has begun three-time-weekly flights to Adak, returning scheduled air service to that Aleutian island community...Pribilofs and five flights per week to Sand Point and Cold Bay. The Adak flights will originate from Dutch Harbor. PenAir said the flights...

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Energy Committee approves Adak land transfer bill

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- The transfer of land on Adak Island to the Aleut Corp. moved forward Wednesday. The U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee approved a bill...

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Groups ask for reduced king bycatch in the Bering Sea

...Speegle, the emergency regulation process was used in 2011 to remove a crab delivery requirement in the Aleutians because the Adak plant closed and in 2010 to remove unenforceable regulations.In the letter, the groups wrote that the low returns in recent...

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Fish Board to consider ignoring protection

...an emergency petition from the city of Adak to partially disregard fishing closures...16-19 at the Anchorage Hilton Hotel. Adak has proposed the board keep the 2010 regulations...that the Board of Fisheries will take up Adak's petition in time for fishing to take...

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Adventurer completes Pacific crossing

...Outen finished the last leg, 1,300 miles in 101 days from Adak in the Aleutian Islands. A small group met them on the beach...and she rowed north to Alaska. "I hadn't planned to go to Adak," she said. "I kept getting pushed back with the wind...

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Thousands descend on Soldotna for annual Progress Days festivities

...200 people watched a white box burst open as the mottled eagle took to the sky. The eagle was one of 6 rescued from a dump in Adak where a routine fire left hot coals on the ground. The young eagles did not recognize the hazard, landed, and were badly burned...

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Tsunami warning downgraded to advisory

...Island, an area prone to earthquakes located about 1,300 miles southwest of Anchorage. There were several strong aftershocks, but no immediate reports of damage. The largest city near the epicenter is Adak, which has about 300 residents.

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Challenge to school district: Keep arts education thriving

...after they were married, when they moved into the apartment below her in Old Town Kenai after having moved from Minnesota and Adak. Educators met, and friendships formed. By the time I came along, that relationship was already seasoned. Renee has always...

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