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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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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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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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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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Woman completes solo row from Japan to Alaska

...taking a brief break in the small town of Adak in Alaska's Aleutian Islands. She arrived...plans to pick up where she left off in Adak next spring, bringing along a teammate...Japan, on April 27. After arriving in Adak, she celebrated with a bottle of champagne...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2013-09-26/woman-completes-solo-row-from-ja
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Aftershocks expected from Aleutian earthquake

...people, and the larger Aleutian town of Adak, where 320 people live.The earthquake...earthquake was centered 67 miles southwest of Adak, about 1,200 miles southwest of Anchorage...turned emerald green in warmer months.Adak, 110 miles to the west, had been home...

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