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Alaska village in ‘dire need’ of postmaster

By The Associated Press BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — Residents in the Alaska village of Napakiak are getting desperate for mail, as the village’s current postmaster has been on maternity leave for the past two weeks. KYUK-AM reports the village’s post office has been closed and the U.S. Postal Service has yet to find [READ MORE…

NWS: Juneau snowfall totals well below average

By The Associated Press JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — National Weather Service figures show the seasonal and annual snowfall totals in Juneau are well below average. The Juneau Empire reports National Weather Service meteorologist Nicole Ferrin says an expected snowstorm on Thursday will likely put the Juneau area above the monthly average snowfall for [READ MORE…

Fouled waters reveal lasting legacy of US mining industry

By MATTHEW BROWN RIMINI, Mont. (AP) — Every day many millions of gallons of water loaded with arsenic, lead and other toxic metals flow from some of the most contaminated mining sites in the U.S. and into surrounding lakes and streams without being treated, The Associated Press has found. That torrent is [READ MORE HERE]…

Clyburn scores 17 to carry UNLV past Wyoming 66-56

By The Associated Press LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — Kris Clyburn had 17 points as UNLV defeated Wyoming 66-56 on Tuesday night. Joel Ntambwe had 15 points for UNLV (15-11, 9-5 Mountain West Conference). Amauri Hardy added 10 points. Noah Robotham had 10 points for the visitors. Justin James had 25 points and six [READ MORE…

Hinostroza gets shootout winner as Coyotes beat Oilers 3-2

By The Associated Press EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Vinnie Hinostroza scored in regulation and get got the winner in the fourth round of the shootout to lift the Arizona Coyotes to a 3-2 victory over the short-handed Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night. Josh Archibald also scored for the Coyotes, who have won four [READ MORE…