- Walrus leave ice, come ashore on Alaska's northwest coast Updated: Aug-27-15 7:52 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Pacific walrus have come ashore on the northwest coast of Alaska in what has become an annual sign of the effects of climate change.
- Oral arguments in lawsuit against setnet ban begin Updated: Aug-27-15 9:22 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska Supreme Court justices have begun to hear oral arguments in a lawsuit over the legality of a proposed voter initiative to ban setnets in urban parts of Alaska.
- Anchorage to form task force for suspected spice overdoses Updated: Aug-26-15 12:56 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage officials are forming a task force to deal with the rising number of suspected spice overdoses.
- Police say body found near park was missing runner Updated: Aug-25-15 8:31 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage police say the body found in the mudflats near Kincaid Park is that of a missing runner.
- Resource development expected topic during Obama trip Updated: Aug-25-15 7:26 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Gov. Bill Walker on Tuesday said he plans to stress the importance of the state being able to develop its resources during President Barack Obama's upcoming visit to Alaska.
- Alaska lawmakers call for more budget cuts, not new taxes Updated: Aug-25-15 8:10 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Republican lawmakers in Alaska's state House are calling for more budget cuts instead of new taxes in light of Alaska's troubled fiscal situation.
- Plane crashes on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula, killing 2 men Updated: Aug-23-15 4:19 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Two men died Saturday night when a small plane crashed on the Kenai Peninsula, said Alaska State Troopers.
- Equipment stolen from Anchorage elementary school Updated: Aug-23-15 12:11 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Anchorage School District says an elementary school has been broken into only days after reports of vandalism at South Anchorage High School.
- New larger clinics planned for Savoonga, Gambell Updated: Aug-23-15 10:44 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Two of Alaska's most remote villages are getting new, larger clinics in an effort to improve health care services for residents of the island communities.
- Workers intensify search for body after Alaska landslides Updated: Aug-21-15 8:15 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The search for a third man believed buried in landslide debris in Alaska took on renewed urgency Friday, with rain in the forecast expected to increase the risk of more slides.
- Man gets 359 years in beating deaths of Anchorage couple Updated: Aug-21-15 3:02 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man has been sentenced to 359 years in jail for the beating deaths of an elderly couple and the sexual assault of a 2-year-old child.
- Man falls to his death from cliff in north Anchorage Updated: Aug-19-15 4:40 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 25-year-old Eagle River man fell to his death Tuesday night from a cliff near Eklutna on Anchorage's north side.
- Berkowitz taps DEA agent as new Anchorage police chief Updated: Aug-19-15 3:08 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska's largest city will have a new police chief.
- Challenge to Legislature's expensive offices moves forward Updated: Aug-19-15 2:26 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Discovery will begin in a lawsuit challenging the Legislature's $4 million lease on Anchorage office space.
- Lawmakers vote to sue governor over Medicaid expansion plan Updated: Aug-18-15 8:02 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A committee of House and Senate lawmakers voted Tuesday to sue Gov. Bill Walker over his effort to expand Medicaid in Alaska, with Republican legislative leaders calling it a separation-of-powers issue.
- Alaska village seeks to reunite with Russian relatives Updated: Aug-18-15 11:50 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Across the Bering Strait, Robert Soolook can easily see the looming hulk of the neighboring Russian island where some of his relatives used to live before they were forced to relocate to the Soviet mainland at the start of the Cold War.
- Anchorage hospitals appeal state's allocation of new beds Updated: Aug-18-15 4:22 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage's two largest hospitals are appealing the state's recent allocation decisions in hopes of building more emergency room beds in the next several years.
- Small airplane lands on highway south of Anchorage Updated: Aug-17-15 8:34 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - There were no injuries after the pilot of a small plane made an emergency landing on the Seward Highway just south of Anchorage.
- 12-year-old treated after showing signs of spice overdose Updated: Aug-17-15 1:07 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Officials say a 12-year-old boy has been hospitalized after showing symptoms of an overdose of a synthetic drug called spice.
- Alaska's berry crop varies by region, horticulturist says Updated: Aug-16-15 1:37 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska's mild winter and spring weather has been a mixed blessing for berry pickers.
- Man injured in foot after overnight shooting in Anchorage Updated: Aug-16-15 12:40 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Police say a man was shot in the foot during early morning gunfire outside an Anchorage gas station.
- Free dental clinic brings a smile to hundreds in Fairbanks Updated: Aug-16-15 9:22 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Diana LaBumbard got in line for free dental care outside the Carlson Center before midnight. She wasn't the first person there.
- Sentencing begins for teen who killed cyclist in DUI crash Updated: Aug-15-15 4:53 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - People filled a downtown courtroom to capacity Friday for the sentencing hearing of a teenager who admitted to hitting and killing a cyclist in 2014.
- Senator hopes more than climate change on Obama visit agenda Updated: Aug-14-15 9:10 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said Friday she hopes President Barack Obama does not merely use Alaska as a backdrop to talk about climate change during his upcoming visit to the state.
- Man gets more than 30 years in airman's death Updated: Aug-14-15 6:01 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Anchorage man will serve more than 30 years in prison for using a claw hammer to kill a fellow airman in 2012.