capital of Alaska


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Noun1.capital of Alaska - the state capital of Alaskacapital of Alaska - the state capital of Alaska    
AK, Alaska, Last Frontier - a state in northwestern North America; the 49th state admitted to the union; "Alaska is the largest state in the United States"
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Juneau has been the capital of Alaska since 1906, when the government of what was then the District of Alaska was moved from Sitka as directed by the US Congress in 1900.
The Southeastern community of Haines was once known as the strawberry capital of Alaska.
Juneau, the state capital of Alaska, is small, remote (it can be reached only by sea or air) and perfectly pleasant.
As the capital of Alaska, we enjoy promoting our state's rugged and unspoiled wild side," said Kimberly Kiefer, UNO City Manager.
Juneau, the capital of Alaska, is not accessible by automobiles, and one must fly in or arrive by boat.
They know the SBA 504 loan program, and they know their borrowers," said Barbara Gill, vice president and senior loan officer at Evergreen Business Capital of Alaska USA, lending officers.
Stop first, however, in Tok, dubbed the ``Sled Dog Capital of Alaska.
A mere six and a half months after Canadian Pacific took over the Alaska route in 1901, one of its vessels was wrecked off Douglas Island south of Juneau, the capital of Alaska, with the loss of forty-two lives.
As the capital of Alaska, Juneau is not just the political center of the state, but its cruise hub as well, welcoming more than 600,000 cruise passengers each summer.