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‘I hope someone can help us’: Anchorage decision to resume in-person school faces growing scrutiny

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Goose Creek Correctional Center reports 27 COVID-19 cases

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Anchorage School District still plans to resume in-person learning for younger students on Nov. 16

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Anchorage hospital overflow site remains at ‘ready,’ but officials worry about staffing

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The Alaska Psychiatric Institute says it’s resuming admissions after investigating COVID-19 cases

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‘The system failed him’: Anchorage man shot and killed after breaking up fight

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This Anchorage mom is trying to keep up with her kids’ online learning and keep a business afloat

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Austin Quinn-Davidson, a relative newcomer, to be sworn in as Anchorage mayor Friday

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