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Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:54 EDT
State Historic Preservation Officer Judy Bittner welcomes the announcement that the Wassillie Trefon Dena’ina Fish Cache standing at Port Alsworth has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:03 EDT
At more than $1 billion a year, there is no bigger fishery for human consumption on the planet, but pollock was also meant to be a savior, part of a…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:13 EDT
Anchorage police are looking for help from the public in catching the person who shot a man earlier this month outside the Office Cocktail Lounge in Midtown.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:13 EDT
A man was killed and a woman seriously injured when their motorcycle struck a moose on the Glenn Highway.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 23:14 EDT
The conviction of former Security Aviation owner Mark Avery on wire fraud charges is no longer valid, according to an opinion out Tuesday from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 15:13 EDT
Alaska State Troopers are investigating a shooting that left a man injured at Big Lake in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:25 EDT
Reader-submitted gallery: Bears of both colors are out and about all over the state. This cub was seen in an east Anchorage neighborhood with its siblings and mother.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:33 EDT
The Coast Guard has ended its active search for a Washington man missing from a fishing boat west of Juneau.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:59 EDT
While the jury ruled Friday in favor of the plaintiff, Melvin Rush, the jurors did not award punitive damages that could have cost the city up to $2.5 million.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:53 EDT
Passengers will still have to board through security-screened gates when Alaska Airlines switches to turboprop aircraft for flights from Fairbanks to Anchorage, an airline spokesman said.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:33 EDT
The University of Alaska Fairbanks has been pledged $1 million from a mining company for an engineering endowment that will allow graduate students to work on long-term projects.
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:36 EDT
The National Weather Service recorded a new daily high for Anchorage Tuesday when temperatures hit 81 degrees at the local forecast office.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 07:05 EDT
Gov. Sean Parnell has signed legislation aimed at rural education.
Mon, 17 Jun 2013 21:09 EDT
Each spring, it seems, the air of Alaska is filled with the buzz of mosquitoes and the whines of people declaring that this is undoubtedly the worst bug season they've…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:17 EDT
On June 1, a stranger ran over Nicholas Philemonoff and his girlfriend April Merculief as they walked home from a Spenard bar. Now, as police seek their attacker, the couple…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:10 EDT
Tuesday night a man brought an alligator to play with the children at Mirror Lake.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:52 EDT
Federal agents learned the suspected pipe bomb reported Wednesday morning contained no explosive material.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 02:27 EDT
Photo gallery: Mike Mong and his daughter, Lelani, 2, cool their heels in the water of Taku Lake on Tuesday afternoon. Anchorage residents who could avoid the office were out…
Tue, 18 Jun 2013 21:31 EDT
When Walmart employees confronted an Eagle River man trying to shoplift, he ran to a locked door, fired his gun at it, then ran outside and took his pants and…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 21:27 EDT
Petersburg and Seattle are already among the 10 best, and either could be voted America's best yachting community.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:26 EDT
USDA-Rural Development (USDA-RD) Alaska State Director Jim Nordlund announced today that applications are being accepted for grants to finance broadband deployment in remote, rural areas. The United States Department of…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:18 EDT
Alexis Wells, 16, of Anchorage, a student at East High School and an Alaska gold medalist in Culinary Arts was the recipient of a mikerowe WORKS Foundation scholarship to attend…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 20:00 EDT
The University of Alaska College Savings Plan’s investment performance ranked among the nation’s top college savings plans in the first quarter of 2013, according to Savingforcollege.com.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:58 EDT
Governor Sean Parnell today announced appointments to the Statewide Suicide Prevention Council, State Vocational Rehabilitation Committee, University of Alaska Board of Regents student seat, Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education, State…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:56 EDT
New policy starts July 1, saves Medicare, consumers up to 72 percent, cuts fraud…
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 00:32 EDT
Houston's Astrodome stadium, New York's old Pan Am Worldport Terminal at Kennedy Airport and Montana's one-room schoolhouses are joining a list of the nation's most endangered historic places.
Wed, 19 Jun 2013 12:20 EDT
Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, said Wednesday she's changed her views and now supports gay marriage, becoming the third Senate Republican to do so.