- Schools around Alaska received threatening calls Updated: May-06-15 7:04 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Authorities on Wednesday were investigating threatening phone calls to at least eight schools in Alaska in the past 10 days that prompted brief campus lockdowns and students being kept in classes.
- Greenpeace wants Shell's lawsuit over protest dismissed Updated: May-06-15 6:16 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Attorneys for Greenpeace Inc. say Royal Dutch Shell PLC has demonstrated no harm from environmental protesters who boarded a ship carrying a drill rig last month.
- Anchorage police investigate shooting that left man wounded Updated: May-06-15 3:38 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Anchorage police say a man was shot Wednesday morning on the city's east side and the suspected shooter was detained.
- Berkowitz wins Anchorage mayoral race Updated: May-06-15 10:52 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Democrat Ethan Berkowitz will be the next mayor of Anchorage after a decisive win over Republican Amy Demboski in a runoff election.
- Black bears removed from Anchorage neighborhood move to Hope Updated: May-06-15 7:04 am
ANCORAGE, Alaska - A family of black bears that used to frequent an Anchorage neighborhood and were relocated last week have found their way back to civilization, this time in a small town on Turnagain Arm.
- Correction: Arctic Cod story Updated: May-05-15 7:34 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - In a story April 30 about Arctic cod research, The Associated Press reported erroneously the increase in sea surface temperature in the Chukchi Sea estimated by NOAA scientists. The estimate is .9 degrees per decade, not 1.8 degrees per decade.
- Teen pleads guilty to local cyclist's hit-and-run death Updated: May-05-15 2:08 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An Anchorage teen is facing a three-year sentence instead of the decade possible in exchange for pleading guilty to driving under the influence last summer and killing popular local cyclist Jeff Dusenbury.
- Army says man fatally stabbed in Anchorage was soldier Updated: May-05-15 1:37 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 33-year-old man stabbed to death in a home in east Anchorage was an Army soldier originally from Italy.
- Alaska Aerial Media flies state's first commercial drones Updated: May-05-15 12:58 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Drones are flying commercially for the first time in Alaska under hobbyist-turned-businessman Ryan Marlow.
- Temporary water filtration system installed at Alatna Updated: May-03-15 6:35 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Residents of a tiny interior Alaska will no longer have to cross a river to obtain potable water.
- Plans advancing to raze properties acquired for Knik project Updated: May-02-15 7:05 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - The state transportation department plans to move ahead with demolishing three Anchorage properties acquired as part of the idled Knik Arm bridge project.
- Group continues effort to get setnet ban on 2016 ballot Updated: May-01-15 6:46 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A proposed voter initiative to ban setnets in urban parts of Alaska is making its way toward the ballot, while a lawsuit over its legality continues.
- Trooper at center of Palin probe loses police certificate Updated: May-01-15 3:58 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Officials have revoked the law enforcement certification of the former Alaska State Trooper at the center of the so-called Troopergate scandal that led to investigations into whether Sarah Palin abused her power as governor.
- Port of Anchorage sees first new construction in 4 decades Updated: May-01-15 2:26 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Methanol will soon be transported through the Port of Anchorage as Delta Western begins construction on a new tank to hold the fuel and a truck rack to distribute it.
- Feds still trying to plan fate of Alaska island feral cattle Updated: May-01-15 2:26 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Federal wildlife managers are still trying to determine the fate of hundreds of feral cattle that have long gone without caretakers on a remote, uninhabited Alaska island.
- 2-hour Anchorage standoff ends with man's arrest Updated: May-01-15 9:10 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man who witnesses say fired shots and smashed a window was arrested in Anchorage Thursday night after a two-hour standoff with police and a SWAT team.
- Anchorage School District proposal lays off 20 teachers Updated: May-01-15 9:07 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - About 20 teachers may be looking for new jobs under a proposal that would reduce the Anchorage School District budget by $16.7 million for the coming school year.
- Campion to replace Marshall as Anchorage district attorney Updated: May-01-15 7:07 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Law has picked a replacement for Anchorage District Attorney Sharon Marshall.
- Resolution passes allowing recess while committees meet Updated: Apr-30-15 10:37 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Alaska Legislature passed a resolution Thursday authorizing a recess in floor sessions until May 12 while the House and Senate Finance committees continue to meet.
- Biologists capture all 5 bears out of Anchorage neighborhood Updated: Apr-30-15 3:28 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Biologists have captured the last of five black bears that were frequenting an Anchorage neighborhood.
- Troopers say second man dies of injuries from shooting Updated: Apr-30-15 1:44 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say a second man has died from injuries sustained in a shooting in Talkeetna.
- Police: Moose fatally stabbed in Alaska park; 3 men arrested Updated: Apr-29-15 10:20 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Three men have been accused of stabbing a young moose to death at a park in Alaska's largest city, and police said witnesses reported seeing the men punching the animal and walking away.
- GPS collars track bears in urban Anchorage Updated: Apr-29-15 9:04 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Eager wildlife watchers can now get a bears'-eye view of what it's like to live in urban Anchorage from the comfort and safety of their homes.
- Troopers say Tanana man dies in ATV crash Updated: Apr-28-15 11:37 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say a 46-year-old Tanana man has died in an all-terrain vehicle crash near the interior community.
- Correction: National Guard story Updated: Apr-27-15 1:50 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - In a story April 25 about the release of National Guard emails, The Associated Press reported erroneously the name of the Alaska assistant attorney general. She is Cori Mills, not Connie Mills.