ADN Top Stories
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:21 EDT
Cute animal pictures have become a viral phenomenon online, and Rachel Reese has tapped into that unending fascination to forward her cause. Alaskan Shelter Dogs has grown into an organic…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:27 EDT
A soldier found dead in the woods near Olympia on Tuesday was the nephew of two presumed victims of last month's devastating landslide in Washington state, the Army said.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 06:13 EDT
A Petersburg man who kept a hunter from shooting a black bear has pleaded guilty to harassment.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:42 EDT
Alaska House members apologized Tuesday for a news release on a breastfeeding initiative that had the words "smart and sexy" in the headline.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:02 EDT
An Anchorage grand jury has indicted a former astronomy and physics instructor at the University of Alaska-Anchorage on 14 child pornography charges.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:27 EDT
Jurors in the trial of a man charged with gunning down two co-workers at a Coast Guard communications station on Kodiak Island repeatedly viewed blurry security-camera footage Tuesday showing a…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:17 EDT
Joe Bryan Joe, 27, the apparent driver, was declared dead at the scene, troopers said.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:27 EDT
A group of California developers is planning a 450-unit housing complex for the site of a 30-acre Anchorage trailer park. The developers say they are pledging nearly $1 million for…
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:07 EDT
The new Anchorage Assembly picked Patrick Flynn as its chairman Tuesday, solidifying a shift away from Mayor Dan Sullivan's conservative politics after the city election earlier this month.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:52 EDT
The families of Amanda Kernak and Davon Mosley want the Alaska Department of Corrections to explain how and why two young people -- one sick with mental illness, the other…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:49 EDT
As a local Anchorage group makes plans to counter-protest a planned Westboro Baptist Church picket, an expert with the Southern Poverty Law Center said it's unlikely the church protesters will…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:23 EDT
The Senate approved a bill allowing Outsiders to serve on the board overseeing the development of Alaska's gas line and backdated it to September to legalize the governor's appointment of…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:19 EDT
Anchorage police and federal agents are looking for a man who robbed a credit union branch inside a Spenard supermarket Monday morning, according to the FBI.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:37 EDT
Scammers call their victims, give the name of an Anchorage Police Department officer and tell the target a warrant has been issued because they failed to show up for jury…
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:37 EDT
A male pedestrian was critically injured when he was struck by a car in a Midtown parking lot Monday night, police said.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:47 EDT
A House committee chairman killed a bill Monday that would grant extraordinary powers to juries to ignore criminal laws at the request of a defendant.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00 EDT
Potter Stewart, who was a justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, said: "Ethics is knowing the difference between what you have the right to do and what is right to…
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:02 EDT
Gov. Sean Parnell is hosting an online town hall Wednesday.
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 05:17 EDT
A Saint Marys man has died in a one-vehicle crash involving an all-terrain vehicle.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:00 EDT
As the filing deadline quickly approaches, Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington is warning tax-paying consumers to file cautiously.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:54 EDT
BBB offers advice to combat romance scams.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:27 EDT
Gene Chapedos is being recognized for her dedicated community service, including her work at the Wasilla Area Seniors Campus (WASI).
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 22:19 EDT
Families across Alaska are part of a widespread effort this month to focus on how daily interactions with their children can help prepare them for success in life.
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:47 EDT
Due to cooler-than-expected weather over the last weekend, Alaska State Parks has temporarily reopened the Hatcher Pass East Management Area to snowmobile use.