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Fri, 24 May 2013 20:31 EDT
Best of May gallery: Chandler, a yellow Labrador retriever, leads hikers Travis Harrelson, Lolly Baxter, Angel Logan and Brett Schofield down a snowy portion of the Flattop Mountain trail Friday.
Fri, 24 May 2013 14:28 EDT
A Sterling man's mangled vehicle has prompted a reminder that bears are up and about.
Fri, 24 May 2013 11:03 EDT
The threat of flooding in Fort Yukon is mostly over, but residents of the town northeast of Fairbanks remain vigilant.
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:18 EDT
Five people have become ill after drinking raw milk from a Kenai Peninsula farm, the second such outbreak in the last four months, the Alaska Department of Health and Social…
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:43 EDT
Prosecutors will be able to pursue Hawaii's harshest penalty against a former Alaska man charged with murdering a woman.
Sat, 25 May 2013 01:18 EDT
A Coast Guard panel is questioning why Shell wasn't better prepared for a worst-case scenario: big storm, failed tow gear and a tow ship dead in the water.
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:33 EDT
An Alaska-based soldier from California will serve six months in a military prison and then be dismissed from the Army after being convicted of abusive sexual contact and other charges…
Fri, 24 May 2013 13:43 EDT
Ground has been broken on a project that will see $80 million in renovations at Kodiak High School.
Thu, 23 May 2013 12:48 EDT
The University of Alaska Fairbanks is finalizing details on a partnership that would establish a new veterinary medicine program by 2015.
Sat, 25 May 2013 00:49 EDT
The former postmaster in Emmonak has been charged with stealing $172,000 in cash from letters, packages and other mail.
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:43 EDT
An Alaska State Trooper shot and killed Theodule LeJeune, 58, who fired a gun at troopers Thursday after refusing for two days to abide by a restraining order that said…
Fri, 24 May 2013 21:56 EDT
Students in a remote Inupiat Eskimo village in northern Alaska received three fewer weeks of school because of a severe shortage of treated water.
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:04 EDT
Alaska SeaLife Center scientists recently announced that they have reached a major milestone in efforts to learn more about Steller sea lion reproduction: Eden and Tasu are pregnant.
Fri, 24 May 2013 01:34 EDT
The chief engineer in charge of keeping the tow ship for Shell's Kulluk drilling rig running testified on Thursday that the engines failed because of a problem with the diesel…
Fri, 24 May 2013 00:21 EDT
As the trial over Devante Jordan's 2011 slaying continued Thursday, Marquinn Jones-Nelson's lawyer tried to lay the legal groundwork that could lead to an acquittal for his client. That is,
Thu, 23 May 2013 22:34 EDT
A former Pennsylvania judge stole cocaine from court evidence envelopes before he resigned and was hired by the Alaska Department of Labor, according to charges filed Thursday.
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:32 EDT
Mount Everest expedition benefits Boys & Girls Clubs of Alaska, including facility in Barrow…
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:13 EDT
A new exhibit will open on June 8 at the Alaska SeaLife Center in Seward. The exhibit, a 21-foot fishing boat which sits within a harbor scene, will highlight the…
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:43 EDT
With summer here, itís time to think about keeping children eating healthy while school is out.
Fri, 24 May 2013 17:08 EDT
Melissa McKinney, Marketing Coordinator, The Wilson Agency, LLC will compete at the Miss USA pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada on June 16.
Fri, 24 May 2013 16:31 EDT
In the wake of the massive tornados that touched down in Oklahoma this week, Better Business Bureau and the Alaska Attorney Generalís Office are warning of opportunistic fraudsters.