- Marijuana board holds first meeting, wants laws changed Updated: Jul-03-15 3:49 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska's newly appointed Marijuana Control Board has proposed four changes to state marijuana laws.
- Underwear thief gets 90 days in jail Updated: Jul-03-15 3:32 pm
KODIAK, Alaska - The man who broke into several homes and stole women's underwear has been ordered to undergo a mental health evaluation.
- Motorcyclist dies after rear-ending vehicle in Anchorage Updated: Jul-03-15 3:17 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 29-year-old man died after his motorcycle rear-ended a vehicle stopped at an Anchorage intersection.
- Former Iditarod champ Lance Mackey takes up car racing Updated: Jul-03-15 12:35 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Legendary sled dog racer Lance Mackey is used to being fast.
- 'Lost' couple found at Sitka circus Updated: Jul-03-15 11:09 am
SITKA, Alaska - A search for a California couple whose Sitka bed-and-breakfast host reported them missing came to a happy end when police discovered the couple had been at the circus.
- Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warming Updated: Jul-02-15 8:28 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Polar bears are at risk of dying off if humans don't reverse the trend of global warming, a blunt U.S. government report filed Thursday said.
- Lumberjacks' DeGroote dies at 22 while vacationing Updated: Jul-02-15 5:03 pm
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska - Northern Arizona football player Michael DeGroote died after apparently shooting himself with a gun while vacationing with his family in Alaska.
- State will discontinue filling grayling in Alaska lakes Updated: Jul-02-15 2:55 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Funding cuts have forced Alaska hatcheries to stop raising Arctic grayling.
- North Pole man sickened by 'rabbit fever' Updated: Jul-02-15 1:23 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials suspect that a man who became sick after skinning a hare has been infected with tularemia, a bacterial infection known as rabbit fever.
- University of Alaska Southeast director won't take job Updated: Jul-02-15 12:58 pm
SITKA, Alaska - According to University of Alaska Southeast officials, the newly named director of the Sitka campus will no longer be taking the position. The news comes a little less than a week before Chris Gilmer was supposed to begin.
- Ketchikan man remains missing after 6 months Updated: Jul-02-15 12:38 pm
KETCHIKAN, Alaska - The family of a Ketchikan man who has been missing for six months has filed a presumptive death petition.
- Alaska officially drops lawsuit challenging gay marriage Updated: Jul-02-15 7:07 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed the appeal of a court case that struck down Alaska's ban on same-sex marriage.
- Man dies after apparently shooting self in Alaska park Updated: Jul-01-15 8:53 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Arizona has man died after apparently shooting himself with a gun at Denali National Park and Preserve in Alaska.
- Governor's office moves from Capitol amid renovation work Updated: Jul-01-15 7:48 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Members of Gov. Bill Walker's administration have moved their offices from the third floor of the state Capitol to an office building a block away in Juneau.
- Walker reduces amount available for oil tax credits Updated: Jul-01-15 7:46 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Gov. Bill Walker is limiting the amount available to pay for oil and gas tax credits this fiscal year, saying Wednesday that no sector of the state would be untouched by Alaska's current budget situation.
- New USGS report: Coastal erosion threatens northern Alaska Updated: Jul-01-15 7:37 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Erosion is eating away at Alaska's northern coast at some of the highest rates in the nation, threatening habitat and infrastructure, according to a new report published Wednesday.
- Mat-Su cuts price of unused ferry after years without buyer Updated: Jul-01-15 1:46 pm
PALMER, Alaska - The Matanuska-Susitna Borough still hasn't found anyone interested in buying their M/V Susitna ferry, but officials hope knocking a few million dollars off the price tag will help.
- Juneau airport ready to use resurfaced runway Updated: Jul-01-15 1:23 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A runway resurfacing project years in the making has recently been completed at Juneau International Airport.
- Investigator: Removal of Alaska plane wreckage weeks away Updated: Jun-30-15 9:34 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - It could be weeks before the wreckage of a sightseeing plane that crashed in steep, rugged terrain in southeast Alaska, killing nine people, is recovered.
- Shell secures new authorization in pursuing Arctic drilling Updated: Jun-30-15 6:49 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Royal Dutch Shell has secured another federal authorization as it pursues plans to drill exploration wells in the Arctic waters off the Alaska coast.
- Man sentenced to 55 years in prison for fatal 2010 beating Updated: Jun-30-15 2:14 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man charged in the beating death of another man in 2010 has been sentenced to 55 years in prison.
- Second Shell Oil drilling rig on its way to Alaska Updated: Jun-30-15 12:56 pm
EVERETT, Washington - Royal Dutch Shell's second Arctic drilling ship, the Noble Discoverer, is on the move from Washington state to Alaska as it prepares to explore for oil in the Arctic Ocean.
- State-funded corp. criticized for golf during office hours Updated: Jun-30-15 12:44 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A state-owned corporation is under fire after it was discovered the company sponsored a golf tournament that saw employees on the links during business hours.
- Alaska stops Medicaid providers inflation-linked increases Updated: Jun-30-15 12:25 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The state is facing a $100 million drop in Medicaid funding for the coming year and won't be increasing rates for providers as a result.
- Weekend rains bring relief for Alaska wildfire crews Updated: Jun-29-15 9:11 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Rains brought relief to crews battling many Alaska wildfires over the weekend. But heading into the holiday weekend, conditions are expected to heat up, capping a record fire month.