- US Army helps set up base camps on Alaska's Denali Updated: May-06-16 2:48 am
KAHILTNA GLACIER, Alaska - Three U.S. Army Chinook helicopters the size of city buses ascend higher and higher in the Alaska Range, following the 44-mile long Kahiltna Glacier, which from above resembles a frozen, mile-wide white ribbon of ice cutting through craggy mountains.
- Small explosion detected at Cleveland Volcano Updated: May-06-16 12:44 am
CHUGINADAK ISLAND, Alaska - Scientists have detected a small explosion at the Cleveland Volcano on Thursday night.
- Alaska company seeks ruling that permafrost can't be wetland Updated: May-04-16 6:17 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Alaska business has sued the Army Corps of Engineers, seeking a ruling that permanently frozen ground cannot be regulated as wetland.
- Birch pollen count in Fairbanks sets new record Updated: May-03-16 9:52 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Fairbanks's birch pollen count this year has set a new record for the city.
- Fairbanks City Council rejects neighborhood site for school Updated: May-02-16 3:31 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A Fairbanks school serving home-schooled students may have to find a new home after the city council rejected its bid to operate in a residential neighborhood.
- Federal regulations shut down Alaska's opiate detox centers Updated: May-01-16 1:20 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska's only residential detox facilities for opiate addiction have closed due to a federal regulation change.
- Fairbanks officials veto effort to rename prominent road Updated: Apr-27-16 11:06 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Fairbanks City Council has shot down an attempt by the Fairbanks North Star Borough to rename a prominent downtown road.
- Troopers investigate fundraising for girl who was not sick Updated: Apr-26-16 4:56 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - An online fundraising effort that took in $6,110 to pay medical expenses of a Fairbanks girl was taken down after the website creator said she learned the girl was not sick.
- ATV crash leaves rider seriously injured; driver flees Updated: Apr-26-16 11:49 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers are looking for the driver of an all-terrain vehicle who fled after a weekend crash that left a person injured on a Fairbanks-area road.
- Two Rivers man dies in weekend four-wheeler rollover Updated: Apr-25-16 5:34 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A Two Rivers man died in a weekend crash of an all-terrain vehicle.
- Audit: Failures led to UAF mishandling sex assault cases Updated: Apr-22-16 7:13 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Widespread systemic failures, including the lack of a capable staff, contributed to the University of Alaska Fairbanks mishandling multiple sexual assault cases on campus, according to an independent audit released Friday.
- Public school tutor sentenced to 35 years for sexual abuse Updated: Apr-22-16 11:56 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A former Fairbanks public school tutor maintained his innocence Thursday as he was sentenced to 35 years in prison for sexually abusing a student.
- Trial for man accused of killing troopers moved to Fairbanks Updated: Apr-16-16 11:44 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The trial for a Tanana man accused of killing two Alaska State Troopers has been moved to Fairbanks from Nenana.
- Mentally ill inmate sues over alleged parole disparity Updated: Apr-15-16 3:52 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An advocacy law firm is suing the state of Alaska on behalf of a Palmer inmate over an alleged discriminatory treatment in the parole process for those found guilty but mentally ill.
- Congress split over F-35 funds for Eielson Air Force Base Updated: Apr-15-16 2:02 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The U.S. House and Senate are divided over how much construction funding the Eielson Air Force Base should receive to prepare for two new squadrons of F-35 fighter jets.
- Searchers find body of snowmobiler after Alaska avalanche Updated: Apr-12-16 7:41 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Searchers have found the body of a snowmobiler who was caught in an avalanche in Alaska's interior.
- Report explores downtown Fairbanks' lack of public restrooms Updated: Apr-12-16 11:31 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A recent report to Fairbanks Mayor John Eberhart looks into whether there should be more public restrooms downtown, where there is currently only one permanent bathroom available.
- Firefighters recover body of Fairbanks man missing in river Updated: Apr-12-16 11:15 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Firefighters have recovered the body of a man who was seen falling through ice into the Chena River in downtown Fairbanks.
- Woman dies of injuries suffered in Fairbanks dirt bike crash Updated: Apr-08-16 4:41 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A Fairbanks woman involved in a crash on a stolen dirt bike has died.
- University system braces for cuts as lawmakers weigh budget Updated: Apr-08-16 2:02 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The University of Alaska will lose hundreds of jobs under two budget scenarios presented by President Jim Johnson and the final number depends on whether the legislature adopts a Senate or House spending plan.
- Fiber break causes GCI outage across much of Alaska Updated: Apr-08-16 8:48 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Many customers of Alaska telecommunications company General Communications, Inc. have been left without service due to a significant cable break affecting communities statewide.
- Young faces crowded field in bid for 23rd congressional term Updated: Apr-07-16 8:10 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The longest serving Republican ever in the U.S. House will have challenges in both the primary and general elections, and the field of candidates grew by one on Thursday.
- Warm Alaska spring might be waking bears up early Updated: Apr-07-16 1:19 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Warm temperatures across Alaska might be getting bears out of their dens early.
- Free dental care event in Alaska struggles to find funding Updated: Apr-07-16 9:26 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A free dental clinic that has provided services for thousands of Alaskans since it began two years ago is struggling to come up with the funds to keep the operation running.
- Groups announce intent to sue over Fairbanks air pollution Updated: Apr-06-16 3:00 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Two environmental groups have given required 60-day notice that they intend to sue the federal government over chronic polluted air in Alaska's second largest city.