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Alaska Profile

One nickname of the 49th state, Alaska, is the "Last Frontier." Purchased from Russia for $7 million in 1867, Alaska is the largest state in area and is the largest peninsula in the Western Hemisphere. Mt. McKinley in the Alaska Range is North America's highest peak at 20,320 feet and one of the greatest challenges for mountain climbers. Juneau is the state's capital, and the state flower is the pale-blue forget-me-not. ...Read more here: Alaska - The Great Land

Capital City:
Juneau
Nickname:
Last Frontier, Great Land, Land of the Midnight Sun
Motto:
North To The Future
Statehood:
January 3, 1959 (49th)
Origin of State's Name:
Russian version of Aleutian word "Alakshak" meaning "great lands" or "peninsula."
Largest Cities:
Anchorage, Fairbanks, Juneau, Sitka, Soldotna
Border States:
None
Land Area:
570,374 sq. mi., Largest state
State Bird:
Willow Ptarmigan
State Flower:
Forget Me Not (myosotis alpestris)
State Tree:
Sitka spruce (picea sitchensis)
State Song:
Alaska's Flag

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Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Alaska

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Alaska Schools

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Elementary Schools

Denali Elementary
(907) 452-2456
1042 Lathrop St.
Fairbanks, AK 99701
Academy Charter School
(907) 746-2358
801 East Arctic
Palmer, AK 99645

Middle Schools

Homer Middle School
(907) 235-5291
500 Sterling Hwy.
Homer, AK 99603
George H Gilson Jr. H.S.
(907) 835-2244
357 Robe River Drive
Valdez, AK 99686

High Schools

Cordova Jr/Sr High School
(907) 424-3266
100 Fisherman Ave.
Cordova, AK 99574
Crossroads School
(907) 742-2424
3350 Commercial Dr. # 101
Anchorage, AK 99501

Sex Offender Information for Alaska

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Alaska, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.dps.state.ak.us/nSorcr/asp/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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