JUNEAU, Alaska - Shuttle buses are scheduled to begin running in Denali Park and Preserve later this month.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Drones are flying commercially in Alaska under hobbyist-turned-businessman Ryan Marlow.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Anchorage teen is facing a three-year sentence instead of the decade possible in exchange for pleading guilty to driving under the influence last summer and killing popular local cyclist Jeff Dusenbury.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A 33-year-old man stabbed to death in a home in east Anchorage was an Army soldier originally from Italy.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A body believed to be that of an Akiak woman missing since December on an all-terrain vehicle trip has been recovered from the Kuskokwim River.
WASHINGTON — The head of the U.S. Forest Service warned Tuesday of an "above average" fire season that could cost the agency more than $1 billion and require shifting funds from programs designed to prevent wildfires.
10 YEARS AGO
FAIRBANKS — House Representative Jim Colver and multiple state agencies are hosting a community meeting to garner public comment and input regarding future plans for the boat launch and parking lot at Rika’s Roadhouse in Delta Junction. The meeting is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. May 7 at Rika’s Roadhouse and Landing, 275 Mile Richardson Highway.
FAIRBANKS — The Clay Street Cemetery Commission is seeking old photos of the cemetery and grave markers, burial records and historical information. The goal is to update incomplete or missing burial records and replace old grave markers.
FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks North Star Borough School Board has the right to ignore its contracts with staff unions and implement a salary freeze if needed, according to advice from the borough attorney’s office.
ANCHORAGE — Alaska fire crews are back at work for a summer wildfire season that follows a winter of below-average snow and exposed, drying combustibles on the ground in parts of the state.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Anchorage man was charged Monday in a weekend stabbing attack that left a man dead and the suspect's former girlfriend critically injured in her mobile home, authorities said.
FAIRBANKS - A lockdown at Arctic Light Elementary School on Fort Wainwright has been lifted and students are being released to parents or designated emergency contacts.
FAIRBANKS - Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of a 69-year-old man who was shot at his home in Fox on Sunday afternoon.
KETCHIKAN, Alaska — Officials have confirmed a case of paralytic shellfish poisoning from a mixture of clams harvested from a beach north of Ketchikan.
SEATTLE — Mayor Ed Murray threw a wrench into plans for a 400-foot oil-drilling rig to arrive in Seattle when he announced Monday that the Port of Seattle can't host Shell's offshore Arctic fleet until it gets a new land-use permit.
FAIRBANKS - A fire broke out and damaged the Goldrush Saloon on Peger Road Monday morning, according to the Fairbanks Fire Department.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say a 34-year-old woman has died after crashing a four-wheeler in the village of Upper Kalskag.
FAIRBANKS - Alaska State Troopers are investigating the death of a Nenana woman whose body was found outside in Fairbanks on Sunday.
WASILLA, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say a 38-year-old Wasilla man has died after a single-vehicle rollover.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage police say they've located a man they were looking for in connection with a death at an east-side residence.
FAIRBANKS — From the tiny quarter-midget racers to the mighty drag racers, Fairbanks drivers are ready for the 2015 season.
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FAIRBANKS — When Sandy Simon recommended her sister, Patty Mongold, for a teller job at Mt. McKinley Bank in 1976, little did she know she had recruited a future bank president.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - A U.S. passenger flight has made an emergency landing at Vancouver International Airport.
Updated 10:45 a.m.: Troopers have recovered a body and are sending it to the State Medical Examiner, spokesman Tim Despain said Monday morning. The body has not yet been identified. It "appears to be male" and "had been in the river for a while," Despain said.
JUNEAU, Alaska - Martin Buser is best known for his prowess on the Iditarod Trail, but the champion musher is also an author and advocate for literacy. Buser is the guest speaker on a dinner and cruise hosted by the United Way of Southeast Alaska on May 5.
At base camp, it was lunchtime. Climbers and their guides ate bowls of thuppa noodle soup and garbanzo beans, plates of buffalo meat, green beans, sponge cake for dessert. The cooks didn't skimp on food, even three miles above the sea in remote Nepal. It was still early in the two-month window for summiting the world's tallest peak, Mount Everest. People played cards, checked email, talked. No one was in a rush.
FAIRBANKS - A 56-year-old man died Friday after falling from the bed of his truck, which was parked at a gas pump at Meier's Lake Roadhouse.
KENAI, Alaska — At feeding time Monday morning on Karluk Acres, a gang of Nigerian Dwarf and Nubian goats darted over gravel to claim scattered corn and grains.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. - Take a friend fishing. Don't vote for Hillary Rodham Clinton. Buy a lottery ticket. And keep Mom away from my ashes.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A water filtration system has been installed in a tiny interior Alaska village where a fire damaged infrastructure last month.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage police say they're searching for a "person of interest" in the Sunday morning homicide of a man in an east-side home.
Two Fairbanks-based soldiers won Alaska’s soldier of the year competitions this week at Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson in Anchorage, according to an Army news release.
The U.S Army Alaska plans a controlled burn in the Delta Junction area today.
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FAIRBANKS — A new regulation to limit aerial sheep spotting has riled both hunters who use planes to find sheep and Alaska’s general aviation community.
FAIRBANKS — David Hodge pulled his Ford Focus into a downtown Fairbanks driveway Wednesday afternoon, double-checked the address, then walked down narrow stairs to a basement apartment.
FAIRBANKS — Voting in Fairbanks North Star Borough elections would happen at the kitchen table instead of the voting booth if the assembly adopts a new proposal next month.
FAIRBANKS — The Fairbanks Concert Association has announced its lineup for the 2015-16 season, and it includes a hit list of music, comedy, spoken word and theatrical performance.
KODIAK, Alaska - A judge has sent a man he called "one of the most dangerous people to come to Kodiak" to prison for attempted assault and coercion.
JUNEAU, Alaska - Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott plans to meet with Canadian officials, tribal leaders and Canadian mining interests during a trip focused on trans-boundary resource issues.
JUNEAU, Alaska - The state transportation department plans to move ahead with demolishing three Anchorage properties acquired as part of the idled Knik Arm bridge project.
FAIRBANKS — The normally utilitarian Carlson Center was transformed into an elegant banquet room Friday night for the 47th Annual Military Appreciation Banquet.
FAIRBANKS — The U.S. Army is sending 24 AH-64 Apache attack helicopters to Fort Wainwright as part of an aviation restructuring initiative, according to Sen. Lisa Murkowski.
FAIRBANKS — Three new members have been elected to the University of Alaska Fairbanks Alumni Association board of directors.
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FAIRBANKS — Should churches have buffer zones preventing marijuana-related businesses from establishing nearby?
FAIRBANKS — A Minto woman got a 20-year sentence Friday for stabbing a man to death in 2013 and trying to pin the murder on someone else.
FAIRBANKS — A storied part of Alaska history is getting it theatrical moment this weekend with a musical tribute celebrating the life of Jujiro Wada.
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