- 8 killed in 1982 Investor murders remembered in exhibit Updated: Apr-30-16 7:01 am
BELLINGHAM, Washington - Does the time ever come when a community stops remembering a murdered group of its own? In the case of Blaine, possibly not.
- Legislators transitioning from Capitol to temporary digs Updated: Apr-29-16 7:37 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska legislators being forced from the state Capitol due to renovation work are setting up shop in a no-frills, nearby former university building, where old classrooms or conference areas will serve as committee rooms and legislators in some cases will share close-quarters office space.
- Iditarod bans musher in domestic violence case from '17 race Updated: Apr-29-16 7:12 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A musher who has been charged in a domestic violence case has been banned from next year's Iditarod, race officials announced Friday in Alaska.
- The Latest: Iditarod bans musher in domestic violence case Updated: Apr-29-16 7:08 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Latest on the Iditarod banning a musher facing domestic violence charges from next year's race (all times local):
- The Latest: Chenault: Panel plans to hear tax credit bill Updated: Apr-29-16 5:09 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on legislative happenings as Alaska lawmakers continue to meet in extended session (all times local):
- State seeks dismissal of lawsuit over governor's admin order Updated: Apr-29-16 2:27 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A seine fisherman from southeast Alaska and a commercial fishing trade organization have sued Gov. Bill Walker over an administrative order they say made substantial legal changes to the agency regulating entry into the state's commercial fisheries.
- Driver dies in Parks Highway crash south of Cantwell Updated: Apr-29-16 11:37 am
CANTWELL, Alaska - A driver died early Thursday morning in a crash on the Parks Highway about 15 miles south of Cantwell.
- Sitka Assembly approves ban on texting while driving Updated: Apr-29-16 10:03 am
SITKA, Alaska - Sitka officials have approved an ordinance that prohibits drivers from using their cellphones while driving.
- Walkway to Ketchikan dock lost in 2015 storm recovered Updated: Apr-29-16 9:28 am
KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A covered metal walkway leading to a dock in Ketchikan that disappeared during a 2015 storm has been recovered almost one year to the day after it went missing.
- Troopers investigate 2 caribou wanton waste cases Updated: Apr-28-16 11:37 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Wildlife Troopers are investigating two cases of wanton waste of caribou in northwest Alaska.
- Assisted living home faces $75,000 fine for workplace death Updated: Apr-28-16 6:00 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Labor officials have fined an Anchorage assisted living home $75,000 for alleged safety and health violations in connection with the death of a caregiver who was killed by a resident of the home.
- Alaska weighing rules to allow use of pot at licensed stores Updated: Apr-27-16 9:59 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Some activists have a vision for Alaska's upstart marijuana industry that could have Anchorage looking more like Amsterdam in the years ahead.
- The Latest: Alaska floats rules for pot use at certain shops Updated: Apr-27-16 9:26 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on regulations intended to allow use of marijuana in some Alaska businesses that will sell pot. (all times local):
- Anchorage police investigate 3 east-side robberies in 3 days Updated: Apr-27-16 3:33 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage police are investigating three robberies in three days of small businesses on the city's northeast side, including two at the same gas station and convenience store.
- The Latest: Man with gun robs Anchorage fast food restaurant Updated: Apr-27-16 1:22 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Latest on robberies at businesses on Anchorage's east side:
- 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.
- Federal officials end plans for Alaska island feral cattle Updated: Apr-27-16 9:55 am
KODIAK, Alaska - Federal wildlife managers say efforts to remove a herd of more than 2,000 feral cattle on Chirikof Island that have long gone without caretakers have stopped due to funding issues.
- Condition of Alaska bear mauling victim improves Updated: Apr-26-16 9:08 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The university professor mauled while leading a mountaineering class in southeast Alaska continues to improve.
- 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.
- Correction: Alaska-Bear Mauling story Updated: Apr-26-16 4:08 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - In stories April 20 and earlier about the mauling of a University of Alaska Southeast outdoors professor leading students in a mountaineering class, The Associated Press reported erroneously a student had to hike to a different area to get cell reception to call for help. Alaska State Troopers now say the student was seeking a satellite signal not cellphone reception.
- Scientists: Warm water blob may impact salmon forecasts Updated: Apr-26-16 2:11 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A mass of exceptionally warm water in the northeast Pacific Ocean could shake up recent predictions of higher salmon runs in Alaska this year, according to fisheries researchers.
- 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.
- House panel advances bill affecting employee merit increases Updated: Apr-25-16 5:01 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A divided state House committee has advanced legislation that would tie state employee merit increases to increases in oil prices.
- Man with gun robs northeast Anchorage gas station Updated: Apr-25-16 3:28 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man with a gun robbed an Anchorage gas station Monday and remains at large.