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Alaska Seaplanes aircraft crashes on takeoff

The Alaskan Seaplanes aircraft had six people on board – five passengers and a pilot, KTOO.org reported. The plane took off from Juneau International Airport en route to Skagway. No injuries were reported.

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Alaska Seaplanes turboprop crashes on ta...

An Alaska Seaplanes Cessna carrying six passengers and a pilot crashed on takeoff at Juneau’s airport Friday morning, according to preliminary reports from the company and authorities. Alaska Seaplanes co-owner Kent Craford said he wasn’t aware of any “immediately evident” injuries resulting from the crash,

Minor injuries reported after Alaska Sea...

An Alaska Seaplanes flight crashed on takeoff Friday morning at the Juneau airport. There were six people on board: five passengers and a pilot. Federal investigators reported minor injuries.

Alaska Seaplanes flight crashes on takeoff in Juneau

An Alaska Seaplanes flight crashed on takeoff Friday morning at the Juneau airport. There were six people on board: five passengers and a pilot. Federal investigators reported minor injuries. The National Transportation Safety Board’s Alaska chief Clint Johnson says the flight was bound for Haines when the single-engine prop plane apparently crashed on takeoff.

Authorities identify serial killer victi...

Thirty-seven years after a young woman’s remains were discovered, she has been identified as Robin Pelkey, authorities announced on Friday morning. Pelkey, who was born in 1963 in Colorado, was a victim of convicted serial killer Robert Hansen,

Juneau officials might rename this publi...

Emmett didn’t recognize her, but the decked-over lot along Juneau’s Seawalk could soon be renamed for her: “Peratrovich Plaza.” Right now, this prominent public space is called “Archipelago Lot 2A.” Few people know it.

Plane crashes at Juneau International Airport

An Alaska Seaplanes aircraft crashed Friday morning during takeoff from Juneau International Airport. There were no injuries reported by the five passengers and pilot, said Seaplanes marketing manager Andy Kline.

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For now, PA-Sea-Tac flights dashed

Ostler said Dash officials prefer to have 45 days between complete certification and the start-up of flights to ensure a better chance of success. “We’re not committing to scheduled flights in November at this point,

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Video: USCG Medevacs Fisherman in Heavy ...

On Tuesday, the U.S. Coast Guard medevaced an injured man from the rolling deck of a crab boat about 200 miles southwest of Dutch Harbor, Alaska. Watchstanders at the 17th District command center in Juneau received a call for a medevac from the fishing vessel Patricia Lee at about 1600 hours on Tuesday.

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Coast Guard medevacs fisherman pinned by crab pot southwest of Un...

The U.S. Coast Guard medevaced a man Tuesday night from a fishing boat approximately 200 miles southwest of Unalaska. He was seriously injured after pinned by a crab pot.

Mallot looks back — and forward — 50 yea...

Almost 50 years after the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act created the Sealaska Corp., CEO and President Anthony Mallot says the company is looking forward as it learns from the past. “It feels good to remember how far we have come and how far we still need to go,

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She-Ra is a sailboat and a malamute. The...

Lars Zika and his 7-year-old Alaskan malamute She-Ra are sailing around the world in a 62-foot sailboat. They stopped in Haines over the weekend.

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Heavy rain, SkyWest cancellations delay ...

A troublesome mix of heavy rain and airline cancellations is causing headaches for travelers in and out of SFO this weekend. According to FlightAware's live tracker, 26 flights have been canceled at SFO Sunday and an additional 79 delayed.

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A Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta village is installing wind turbines that ...

By turning to wind energy, Kwethluk will burn 50% less diesel and reduce residents’ electric bills by up to half.

Alaska Airlines Seeing Strong Benefits F...

Alaska Airlines joined oneworld less than seven months ago. Since then, the airline has been working hard at rolling out codeshares with various partners. Already, the airline has

Bicyclist in Alaska Survives Attack by 5...

A man was riding his bicycle along a riverbed in Alaska on Tuesday, when police said he was mauled by a brown bear. As he was riding his bike in Cantwell, Alaska, the man, who police didn't identify,

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Cornell Pulls Ahead in 3rd Period to Defeat Team USA in Exhibitio...

I didn’t like some of the things he was doing,” Schafer said. “I kind of jumped on him a bit, maybe too hard, but man does he respond.”

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A sense of urgency in the Bering Sea

Rapid warming in the Arctic is bringing changes unlike anything in recorded history, and Bering Sea residents are seeking urgent action.

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AP Top 25 College Football Rankings 2021...

Looking for the latest AP Top 25 college football rankings? Here is the official Week 9 poll for the 2021 college football season.

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AP Top 25 College Football Poll, Rankings: Week 8

Where do all the top teams rank in the Week 8 AP Top 25 college football poll? Which teams just missed out, but received votes? Others Receiving Votes Arkansas 36, Louisiana 32, NC State 28, Houston 12,

Regina Favors to serve as interim presid...

The board of directors of Arkansas Baptist College announced Friday (Oct. 22) that Regina Favors will return to the school as interim president after the resignation of Carlos Clark,

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CDC chief says she doesn't plan to stop ...

CDC chief says the rise in cases of a variant of the delta variant in the United Kingdom will probably not result in a ban on flights from UK, Europe.

As glacier recedes, a chance for Alaska’s biggest hydroelectric p...

And as the glacier keeps retreating, the Alaska Energy Authority, which owns the project, said it can expand the project’s capacity using the water coming off the glacier. “If you’re talking in terms of geologic time scales,

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In the time of COVID, Sitka’s ‘bread guy...

For Jylkka, making bread is as much about the ratio of flour to starter as it is the intention behind it. Starting a micro bakery in a new city in the middle of a pandemic only cemented his commitment to keep community and connection at the forefront of his business.

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Queen Elizabeth II spent night in hospit...

Britain's domestic Press Association news agency said the trip to hospital had been kept under wraps because it was expected to be a short stay, and also to protect the 95-year-old monarch's privacy

The Ultimate Halloween Horror Movie Drin...

In preparation for the ghoulish holiday, we've put together the "Ultimate Halloween Horror Movie Drinking Game". So pick your poison (not literally, though, okay?), throw on your favorite slasher/horror flick, and get ready to be adequately sloshed.

Here's How to Order the 'Jack Skellington' Frappuccino on Starbuc...

You can order a "Jack Skellington" Frappuccino from Starbucks' secret menu, but you might have to explain to your barista how to make it. The frozen coffee drink was inspired by "The Nightmare Before Christmas" movie.

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'Bosom Buddies,' 'Newhart' Actor Peter S...

A prolific television and stage actor, Peter Scolari died early this morning following a two-year battle with cancer. He was 66.

How to Observe National Make a Dog's Day...

With tons of tail-wagging ideas, making a dog's day also gives you much-needed canine therapy.

'Being the Ricardos': First-Look at Nicole Kidman as Lucille Ball...

Earlier this week, Amazon Studios dropped a trailer for the upcoming Aaron Sorkin-direction film "Being the Ricardos," giving audiences a first-look at Nicole Kidman and Javier Bardem as Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, respectively.

Director of Photography Halyna Hutchins ...

On Thursday, a crew member died after actor Alec Baldwin discharged a prop firearm in New Mexico. The crew member has since been identified as director of photography Halyna Hutchins, 42. "Rust" director Joel Souza was injured in the on-set accident.

World’s biggest triceratops sells for $7...

The world’s biggest triceratops skeleton, known as “Big John,” was sold for 6.6 million euros ($7.7 million) Thursday to a private collector at a Paris auction house. The enormous

Every Title Coming to and Leaving Hulu This Month

New month, new Hulu titles. From television shows to movies, here's every title coming to and leaving Hulu in November 2021.

Little Debbie Releasing Christmas Tree C...

Little Debbie is releasing an ice cream inspired by Christmas Tree Cakes, and it's heading to freezers next month! It's a holiday miracle!

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Every Title Coming to Disney+ This Month

November 2021: New month, new Disney+ titles. Get ready, there are a ton of great titles coming to Disney+ this month!

Human Remains Found in Florida Reserve Confirmed to Be Brian Laun...

Human remains were recently found at the T. Mabry Carlton, Jr. Memorial Reserve in Florida. It was been confirmed to be Brian Laundrie, says FBI.

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