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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:
Last Frontier, Great Land, Land of the Midnight Sun
North To The Future
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:
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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Alaska Schools

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Elementary Schools

Mcneil Canyon Elementary
(907) 235-8181
52188 East End Road
Homer, AK 99603
Pearl Creek Elementary
(907) 479-4234
700 Auburn Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99709

Middle Schools

Seward Middle School
(907) 224-3351
Box 1049
Seward, AK 99664
Mirror Lake Middle School
(907) 742-3500
Po Box 672069
Chugiak, AK 99567

High Schools

Benson Secondary/S.E.A.R.C.H.
(907) 337-0016
4515 Campbell Airstrip Rd.
Anchorage, AK 99507
Spring Creek School
(907) 224-7497
P.O. Box 2387
Seward, AK 99664

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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