Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Alaska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Anchorage bureau at 800-770-7549 or at apanchorage@ap.org. News Editor Mark Thiessen can be reached at 907-272-7549 or mthiessen@ap.org.

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Alaska at 8:30 a.m.

AROUND THE STATE:

JUNEAU-CAMP INVENTION

JUNEAU — Some Alaska students recently wrapped up a weeklong summer program that gives them the opportunity to take on hands-on challenges that encourage problem-solving, teamwork, entrepreneurship and innovation. SENT: 285 words.

NAMING MOUNTAINS

KENAI — Two residents proposed naming a pair of Alaska mountain peaks east of Seward for figures of the city's past. SENT: 140 words.

IN BRIEF:

— TREES CUT-EAGLE NESTS — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information on the destruction of three trees that were home to nesting bald eagles on the Kenai Peninsula.

— SITKA-MISSING AIRPLANE — A search Sunday failed to find an airplane missing out of Sitka.

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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Alaska and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click "All" or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.

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