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Recount confirms Kreiss-Tomkins’ win in House 34 race. Sitka artist wins $50,000 grant. ANB basketball legend named to Alaska Sports Hall of Fame. Growing humpback whale population presents problems for boaters and fishermen. 21-year old Sitka man takes own life on hunting trip.


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