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149 results for ALASKA

40 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
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DateGridClueAuthor
Sun Oct 8, 201790D"What did Delaware?" "I don't know, but ___" (classic joke)Erik Agard and Alex Briñas
Mon Feb 13, 201743DState that the Arctic Circle passes throughBrent Sverdloff and Michael Blake
Tue May 31, 201645DU.S. state closest to the International Date LineSarah Keller
Sun Dec 20, 201545DAdmission of 1959Peter Wentz
Tue Nov 17, 20158DState whose flag has eight gold starsPaula Gamache
Sat Nov 7, 201530A"Ice Road Truckers" localeBarry C. Silk
Tue Sep 29, 201510DDenali's homeKurt Krauss
Mon Sep 15, 201413AJuneau's homeAndrea Carla Michaels
Mon Feb 10, 201458AThe Last Frontier stateC. W. Stewart
Sun Mar 4, 201211DSkagway localeDavid J. Kahn
Mon Oct 3, 201146DFairbanks's homeStanley Newman
Mon Jun 27, 201146D"Sarah Palin's ___" of 2010-11 TVJoseph Samulak
Thu Jun 2, 201145DSee 26-/28-DownBrendan Emmett Quigley
Sun Sep 19, 20105DPurchase of 1867 (2)Kevin G. Der
Tue Apr 20, 20101A"What did Delaware?" "I don't know, but ___" (old joke)Paula Gamache
Tue Nov 24, 200927AWhere the North Slope slopesVictor Fleming and Bonnie L. Gentry
Fri Nov 7, 200828DIts motto is "North to the future"Kevin G. Der
Sat Sep 10, 200529AOld riddle: "What did Delaware?" Answer: "I don't know, but ___"David J. Kahn
Sat Mar 12, 200547DIts flag shows the Big Dipper and the North StarByron Walden
Sun Jan 30, 20051APanhandle site (2)Derrick Niederman
Sun Sep 26, 200413AFocus of Seward's FollyJoe DiPietro
Thu Aug 21, 20034AGeographical name that means roughly "great land"Patrick Merrell
Sat Aug 9, 200345DGold rush localeWilliam I. Johnston
Thu Oct 24, 20024DEskimo's homePatrick Merrell
Sat May 25, 200221APurchase of 1867 (2)Frank Longo
Fri Feb 1, 200259ASnowy race settingPat M. Hugel
Wed Oct 17, 200146ACopper River's localeGreg Staples
Sun Aug 27, 20001AMichener best sellerDana Motley
Mon Feb 23, 19984AWhere Nome isMark Danna
Thu Feb 12, 199845D7.2 million-dollar bargainRichard Silvestri
Sun Nov 9, 199791DPanhandle site (2)Rich Norris
Sun Dec 22, 199637DSubject of an 1867 saleF. Hansen
Mon Nov 11, 199645DWhere Nome is homeS. Spadaccini
Sun Jun 30, 199666AMt. Blackburn localeR. Norris
Wed May 29, 199648APopular cruise destinationR. Norris
Sun Mar 10, 199613A"Northern Exposure" settingF & L Sabin
Thu Jun 29, 199542A1988 Michener epicMatt Gaffney
Wed Mar 1, 199525AThe Last FrontierLois Sidway
Fri Nov 4, 199423DYukon neighborMatt Jones
Mon Dec 6, 199346AHome to Denali National ParkPeter Gordon

2 results for ALASKA from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
May 15, 2011cryptic5AState unfortunately having a king overthrown (6)Don Manley
Oct 12, 2003diagramless35DValdez's stateFred Piscop

107 results for ALASKA from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Mon Nov 8, 199337AOne end of the Alcan HighwayDorothea E. ShippTaub
Wed May 19, 199321DSitka siteJune A. BoggsMaleska
Wed Nov 18, 19929D"Seward's Folly"James L. BeattyMaleska
Sat Aug 15, 199224AA cold place, but often bakedRonald C. HirschfeldMaleska
Sat Oct 19, 199146D"America's Icebox"Kevin BoyleMaleska
Sat Aug 24, 199112DSourdough's habitatPatterson PeppleMaleska
Sat Aug 10, 19911DThe Last FrontierKevin BoyleMaleska
Tue Apr 23, 199144DLocation of Naknek LakeCalista LuminatiMaleska
Sun Mar 17, 1991105DWhere to find McCarthy, McKinley and McGrathCharles E. GerschMaleska
Sun Mar 3, 199116DHome of many TlingitsRobert H. WolfeMaleska
Tue Jul 24, 199031AA neighbor of SiberiaSidney L. RobbinsMaleska
Fri Aug 4, 198918DSite of a 1989 oil spillEli WesoffMaleska
Sun Sep 25, 198875D"Seward's Folly"Betty JorgensenMaleska
Sun Aug 14, 198841DNeighbor of SiberiaJoy L. WoukMaleska
Sat Nov 7, 198729AThe Last FrontierWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Tue Aug 11, 198750D"Seward's Folly"Evelyn BenshoofMaleska
Wed Apr 1, 198730A"Where did Idaho?" "Wait, ___!"Joel D. LafargueMaleska
Sat Dec 21, 19854DState sometimes baked?Peter G. SnowMaleska
Wed Oct 30, 198525DNeighbor of SiberiaShirley SolowayMaleska
Sun Jan 20, 198597DWhere the Tanana flowsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Sun Jul 22, 19842D"The Last Frontier"Mildred ChurchMaleska
Tue May 1, 198430AState near RussiaHelena FarmerMaleska
Tue Jan 10, 198419DNeighbor of SiberiaElaine GeorgeMaleska
Wed Apr 7, 19825D"The Last Frontier"Gerald BrooksMaleska
Sat Jan 9, 198251AJuneau is its capitalDarrell J. CarterMaleska
Tue Sep 29, 19815DLargest of 50Christy RidleyMaleska
Wed Aug 20, 198033ASeward's coupI. Judah KoolykMaleska
Sun Jul 13, 198019ANeighbor of SiberiaWilliam J. YskampMaleska
Thu Dec 22, 197742DWhere the Tanana flowsWilliam LutwiniakMaleska
Wed Apr 9, 197556AKing crab's homeSamuel K. FliegnerWeng
Thu Oct 3, 197454ANeighbor of YukonFloy StrykerWeng
Tue Jun 4, 197446ASeward's buyMike MooreWeng
Fri Jan 4, 197435DNo. 49 of 50Jordan S. LasherWeng
Sun Dec 2, 197334DSeward's purchaseHume R. CraftWeng
Thu Sep 6, 197343ABaked ___UnknownWeng
Fri Feb 9, 19738DBaked ___UnknownWeng
Tue Oct 31, 197217AGold-rush localeUnknownWeng
Fri Jul 28, 197265ABaked ___UnknownWeng
Fri Oct 8, 197136DBaked dessertUnknownWeng
Sun Mar 21, 197147ANo. 49Jay SpryWeng
Sat Sep 12, 197055A"Seward's Folly"UnknownWeng
Thu Jul 9, 197031ABaked ___UnknownWeng
Sat Jul 5, 196910DThe 49th.UnknownWeng
Thu Dec 21, 196748AOne of the fifty.UnknownFarrar
Sun Oct 29, 196710AWhere the Tanana flows.Hume CraftFarrar
Thu Oct 26, 196719AState.William LutwiniakFarrar
Sat Apr 29, 196742DState.Louis SabinFarrar
Tue May 31, 196610DState.UnknownFarrar
Sun Aug 22, 196562ABaked ___.Sidney LambertFarrar
Sun May 2, 19658AState.Eugene T. MaleskaFarrar
Thu Feb 11, 196528AYukon's neighbor.UnknownFarrar
Sun Nov 1, 1964141ABaked ___.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Oct 6, 196331AState.Brice MetcalfeFarrar
Thu Sep 12, 196345DOne-time Russian territory.UnknownFarrar
Tue Nov 20, 196251DLargest state.UnknownFarrar
Fri Jun 29, 196226ANorthern state.Jean ReedFarrar
Sun Nov 19, 196116DBaked ___.Mary GrowFarrar
Tue Sep 5, 196144AState of the Union.UnknownFarrar
Mon Nov 7, 196057AMt. McKinley's range.UnknownFarrar
Sun Jan 17, 196017AThe 49th.Threba JohnsonFarrar
Sun Aug 23, 195921ABaked ___.Arthur SchulmanFarrar
Fri Mar 20, 195937DLargest state.UnknownFarrar
Sat Feb 28, 19592DWhere Anchorage is.Helen SmathersFarrar
Sat Jul 19, 195822AGov. Stepovich's home.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 29, 19572DWhere Mount McKinley is.Charles CrossFarrar
Wed Aug 21, 195749D"Seward's Folly."W. E. JonesFarrar
Tue Mar 19, 195746AWhere Juneau is.Helen SmathersFarrar
Fri Jun 29, 195649DWhere Fairbanks is.Anthony MorseFarrar
Sat May 19, 19562DDomain of the sourdough.J. F. KellyFarrar
Sun Oct 30, 195518DWhere Anchorage is.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Mon Oct 10, 195522AAmerican outpost.M. S. ManningFarrar
Sun Sep 11, 195553APurchase of 1867.Herbert EttensonFarrar
Fri Mar 11, 195532AWhere Juneau is.Charles E. GerschFarrar
Tue Mar 8, 195514AWhere the Valley of 10,000 Smokes is.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu Dec 23, 195410DWhere Mt. McKinley is.Anthony MorseFarrar
Tue Oct 26, 195448DWhere Point Barrow is.Thomas MeekinFarrar
Thu May 20, 195410DWhere Anchorage is.UnknownFarrar
Wed Mar 10, 19545DWhere Mt. McKinley is.UnknownFarrar
Sun Apr 19, 19531AState-to-be?Louis BaronFarrar
Wed Apr 15, 195310DAn Organized Territory since 1912.UnknownFarrar
Sat Nov 29, 195218DIts population is 128,643.UnknownFarrar
Wed Aug 20, 195251AGov. Gruening's land.UnknownFarrar
Thu May 8, 195222AIt missed statehood by one vote.UnknownFarrar
Mon Apr 7, 195231DWhere Juneau is.UnknownFarrar
Mon Mar 10, 195241ABargain from Russia, 1867.UnknownFarrar
Sun Dec 23, 1951125DWhere Sitka is.Willard JordanFarrar
Thu Oct 4, 195129AWhere Ernest Gruening is governor.UnknownFarrar
Wed Feb 7, 195134ALogical contender as 49th state.Isaac KertFarrar
Sun Feb 4, 1951112AScene of Arctic.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Jan 21, 195140DSighted by Vitus Bering, 1741.Harold T. BersFarrar
Thu Dec 7, 195029DJuneau is its capital.UnknownFarrar
Fri Oct 13, 195065AAspirant to statehood.UnknownFarrar
Sat Sep 30, 19501A1867 purchase from Russia, price $7,200,000.Ralph AndersonFarrar
Sun Jun 4, 1950118DForty-ninth state?Edward BucklerFarrar
Sun May 30, 194847DSeward’s Folly.Henry A. WolfeFarrar
Sun Feb 2, 1947119DWhere Gruening is Governor.Charles CrossFarrar
Sun Feb 24, 194632AU. S. territory.Alberta N. BurtonFarrar
Sun Dec 10, 194475AOnce Russian part of U. S.L. K. PetersFarrar
Sun Oct 22, 19448DWhere Anchorage is.Jack LuzzattoFarrar
Sun Aug 13, 1944135DBought in 1867.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Dec 12, 194311DWhere Ernest H. Gruening is Governor.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Sep 12, 1943149APurchased by U. S. in 1867.Alexis P. BoodbergFarrar
Sun Sep 5, 19437DWhere Fairbanks is.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Aug 8, 194343DWhere Maj. Gen. Buckner commands.P. Joseph LamannaFarrar
Sun Feb 7, 194324AOur strategic northern outpost.Willard N. JordanFarrar
Sun Jan 24, 194383DJap foothold in North America.J. C. DoesburgFarrar
Sun Jul 12, 19421DStrategic U. S. territory.Alvin AshbyFarrar