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Usibelli mine says it won't export coal for the rest of the year - 9/23/15
Alaska Dispatch New
By Jeannette Lee Falsey

Exports from Usibelli, the only operating coal mine in Alaska, will come to a halt for the rest of the year as sustained drops in global price and demand force the temporary closure of the coal loading facility in Seward, officials from the mine announced on Tuesday.

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ATV driving on Alaska Railroad tracks nearly crashed into train, police say - 9/13/15
Alaska Dispatch New
By Tegan Hanlon

The Alaska Railroad Police say they cited two men for criminal trespassing last week after the ATV they were driving down the middle of the tracks nearly crashed into an oncoming train. 

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