- In Alaska, Obama to walk fine line on climate change, energy Updated: Aug-29-15 1:40 pm
WASHINGTON - With melting glaciers and rising seas as his backdrop, President Barack Obama will visit Alaska next week to press for urgent global action to combat climate change, even as he carefully calibrates his message in a state heavily dependent on oil.
- Smartphone app identifies weeds invasive to Alaska Updated: Aug-26-15 5:43 am
KENAI, Alaska - A new smartphone application is helping researchers learn where plant species invasive to Alaska are growing.
- 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.
- Lightning strikes Soldotna business, knocks out power Updated: Aug-22-15 2:17 pm
KENAI, Alaska - A Kenai building was struck by lightning late Friday afternoon during a storm that passed over the Central Kenai Peninsula.
- Boaters protest near party at sport fishing activist's home Updated: Aug-20-15 2:35 pm
KENAI, Alaska - Members of a fisherman's coalition are planning to follow up a protest outside a sport fishing activist's home by gathering outside another Kenai River Classic event.
- Search suspended for Colorado man missing from campsite Updated: Aug-17-15 7:04 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers have called off the search for a 34-year-old man reported missing after he walked away from a campsite on Kenai Lake.
- Florida woman extends Alaska vacation to search for lost cat Updated: Aug-12-15 2:12 pm
KENAI, Alaska - A Florida woman's love for her cat is leading her to extend her vacation in Alaska.
- Miller Energy charged with inflating company's value Updated: Aug-07-15 2:43 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Miller Energy Resources Inc. and two of its former executives have been charged with inflating the values of the company's oil and gas properties in Alaska by more than $400 million.
- 2 Colorado residents die in Alaska head-on crash Updated: Aug-06-15 3:25 pm
SOLDOTNA, Alaska - Two residents of Montrose, Colorado, died Wednesday afternoon in a head-on crash on Alaska's Kenai (KEE'-neye) Peninsula.
- Alaska woman in good condition after bear mauling Updated: Aug-06-15 9:31 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Two employees of an Alaska backcountry lodge startled an adult grizzly bear while running on a trail in Alaska's Kenai Peninsula. The bear stepped out of thick brush and mauled one woman while the other ran for help.