Moose carcasses up for grabs

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 20 (UPI) -- Some Alaska homeowners stuck with dead moose in their yards have offered the carcasses on-line to anyone who wants to haul them away.

Alaska tests bear-proof trash bins

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 22 (UPI) -- About 500 Anchorage, Alaska, homes are being provided with free bear-resistant garbage cans to keep bears out of their trash during the summer months.

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Trash-eating moose on the rise in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 6 (UPI) -- Alaskans could soon be hit with bigger fines for not doing their part to keep moose out of their trash if state natural resources officials have their way.

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Moose plummets 150 feet onto highway

GIRDWOOD, Alaska, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- An Alaska state trooper says a moose fell about 150 feet from a cliff towering over a highway and nearly struck his car when it landed.

Woman, dogs attacked by Alaskan wolves

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- A pack of wolves attacked three women and their dogs this week in Alaska where wolf attacks have been increasing in frequency.

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Drunk moose wanders Anchorage

ANCHORAGE , Alaska, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Holiday shoppers in Anchorage, Alaska, were treated to an unusual spectacle -- a moose, apparently drunk on fermented crab apples, tangled in Christmas lights.

Brown bear wanders Anchorage streets

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, July 3 (UPI) -- Wildlife authorities in Anchorage, Alaska, said they are trying to capture a grizzly bear spotted wandering around the city's downtown.

Bears visit Anchorage for moose meals

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 5 (UPI) -- The arrival of summer weather in Anchorage, Alaska, has brought the area's moose and bears out of hiding and into urban areas.

Wolverine trapping okayed in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 19 (UPI) -- Biologists in Alaska are worried about a game board decision allowing wolverines to be trapped in portions of the Chugach State Park near Anchorage.

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Bear leaves sign on living room floor

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, June 30 (UPI) -- A bear broke into a house in Alaska, ripped up a couch, knocked over a planter, ate sandwich rolls and left a pile of excrement on the living room floor.

Moose killed after attacking child

ANCHORAGE, Alaska, March 3 (UPI) -- A moose that regularly visited an Alaska trailer park for handouts was shot and killed by police after it stomped on a 6-year-old boy.
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