Aggregated Alaska News Articles
- Soon There Will Be Only One Blockbuster Left in the United States
The upcoming closings of two Blockbuster video stores in Alaska will leave one store in central Oregon as the last one in the United States.
Julia Jacobs. New York Times. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 22:56:00 GMT.
- Alaska officials kill bears near site of recent maulings
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Alaska officials killed a brown bear and her two cubs Friday morning near the site of two recent bear maulings, including a ...
Daily Mail. Sat, 14 Jul 2018 00:49:10 +0100.
- WATCH: Onetime video rental giant almost down to its final store
Alaska's two locations announced they would call it quits after the weekend, leaving a store in Oregon as the last one.
ABC News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 19:43:44 -0400.
- Soon there will be only one Blockbuster video store left in the US
Blockbuster Alaska announced the closure of its two Anchorage stores, meaning there will be only one remaining location of the iconic franchise left in America, USA Today reports.
CNBC. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:28 GMT.
- There's only 1 Blockbuster store left in the US
Alaska's last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the U.S.
Associated Press. ABC News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:41:21 GMT.
- Blockbuster's Alaska stores are closing; only 1 U.S. store left
The last two Blockbuster video stores in Alaska are shuttering, leaving only one location in the country
CBS News. Fri, 13 Jul 2018 12:45:35 +0000.
- Freezing spray probably sank Seattle-based Destination, NTSB finds
The crab boat Destination sank in 2017, killing all six crew members in the biggest disaster in more than a decade for the Bering Sea crab fleet that pursues snow and king crab off Alaska.
Hal Bernton. Seattle Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 17:17:07 -0700.
- Blockbusters in Alaska set to close; 1 store left in US
Alaska's last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the rest of the nation.
WBTV - Charlotte, North Carolina. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 19:24:00 EDT.
- Blockbuster Video down to last U.S. store in Bend, Oregon, after Alaska locations close
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska's last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the rest of the nation. ...
Rachel D'oro. Washington Times. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 19:22:36 -0400.
- Sacha Baron Cohen Trolls Back After Sarah Palin Criticism
Tweeting a rebuttal from his new Showtime series character, Brash British satirist Sacha Baron Cohen on Thursday needled former Alaska governor and GOP vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin for her outrage at his "sick" humor.
Newsmax. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 15:49:12 EDT.
Alaska Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Alaska as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||741,894||0.57|
|July 1, 2015||737,709||0.14|
|July 1, 2014||736,705||-0.02|
|July 1, 2013||736,879||0.79|
|July 1, 2012||731,089||1.16|
|July 1, 2011||722,713||1.22|
|July 1, 2010||714,031|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Alaska was 710,231.
In 2008, the estimated population of Alaska was 686,293, whereas
in 2006, the population of Alaska was about 676,301.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Alaska's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Alaska
web page. For maps of Alaska,
visit this Alaska Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Juneau, Alaska.
Alaska newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Alaska
can be found here.
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