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Construction to start on bridge to be suspended over landslide site in Denali National Park
by Yereth Rosen, Alaska Beacon
January 13, 2023
A remedy is on the way to overcome a barrier to visitor movement through one of Alaska’s premier tourist attractions. But it still will take some time to happen.
The National Park Service has selected a contractor to build a suspension...
Alaska follows other states, bans social media app TikTok from state-owned electronics
by James Brooks, Alaska Beacon
January 6, 2023
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy on Friday issued a memo banning the use of the China-based social media platform TikTok on state-issued devices, citing cybersecurity concerns.
“Simply put, TikTok poses a clear risk to any network or user it touches,” the memo said...
Alaska crab fishery collapse seen as warning about Bering Sea transformation
Nancy Pelosi, first woman to serve as speaker of the U.S. House, steps down from leadership
Russian asylum seekers who boated to Alaska island are Indigenous, Murkowski says
Peltola sworn in as member of U.S. House
Five takeaway lessons from Alaska’s first ranked choice election
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