- 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.
- 'Ultimate Survival Alaska' personality found dead in Alaska Updated: May-05-15 3:52 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - An outdoorsman and past character on National Geographic's reality show "Ultimate Survival Alaska" has been found shot dead, and Alaska State Troopers were investigating the case as a homicide.
- Cemetery seeks old photos for restoration project Updated: May-05-15 11:50 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A cemetery more than a century old is looking for historic photos to help restore original grave markers and burial records.
- North America's tallest peak opens for climbers Updated: May-04-15 4:05 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Hundreds of climbers are expected to attempt to summit North America's tallest peak this season, which has begun.
- Boaters say they found human remains near Chena River Updated: May-04-15 10:37 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - State troopers are investigating a report of human remains found in the Chena River State Recreation Area.
- Fairbanks borough to consider mail-in municipal ballots Updated: May-03-15 6:59 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Looking to boost voter turnout, the Fairbanks North Star Borough Assembly will consider an ordinance creating a system to vote by mail in borough elections.
- End of Alaska winter heralds arrive of mosquitoes Updated: May-03-15 4:52 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska winters are long, dark and cold and the coming of summer is greeted with relief and delight. However, that delight is tempered by the arrival of another sign of summer - the mosquito.
- Chimney smoke among factors blamed for Fairbanks air quality Updated: May-01-15 2:20 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Chimney smoke and temperature inversion are keeping Fairbanks at an 'F' grade for air quality this year.
- Moose deaths by trains hit 10-year low due to light snowfall Updated: Apr-30-15 2:17 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Light snowfall kept moose deaths by train to a 10-year low this winter.
- Military exercises begin at Eielson Updated: Apr-30-15 12:20 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A two-week military training exercise has begun out of Eielson Air Force Base.
- Flood advisory lifted in interior Alaska community of Salcha Updated: Apr-30-15 12:10 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A Tanana River ice jam that triggered a flood advisory for the interior Alaska community of Salcha has cleared.
- Weekday market will open in downtown Fairbanks this summer Updated: Apr-28-15 1:47 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A market in downtown Fairbanks will be open weekdays this summer, expanding a long-standing event.
- Denali National Park wolf count drops below 50 Updated: Apr-28-15 1:44 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Denali National Park and Preserve's wolf numbers have reached a new low this spring with an estimated population of just 48, according to a National Park Service study.
- Former Woodriver Elementary students read letters from past Updated: Apr-27-15 12:02 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Former students of Woodriver Elementary School in Fairbanks got a special treat when their sixth-grade teacher sent them letters from their 12-year-old selves.
- Ruby students qualify for school archery championship Updated: Apr-26-15 7:23 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A school in a small interior Alaska village will send two archers to a national tournament in Kentucky.
- Accountant named as UAF business leader of the year Updated: Apr-26-15 5:14 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - As the latest University of Alaska Fairbanks business leader of the year, Andy Warwick is in good company. Based on the nominations he received for the honor, his fellow business leaders are happy to have him.
- University of Alaska announces furloughs to cut costs Updated: Apr-25-15 5:46 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The University of Alaska's president has approved a plan to furlough 167 administrative personnel for as many as 10 days to cut costs.
- Former assemblywoman to join Interior Gas Utility board Updated: Apr-24-15 12:46 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A former Fairbanks assemblywoman will join the board of directors for the Interior Gas Utility, which she helped create.
- Jury convicts Tanana man in evidence tampering case Updated: Apr-23-15 5:10 pm
NENANA, Alaska - A jury has convicted a 59-year-old Tanana man on evidence tampering charges after two Alaska State Troopers were shot to death.
- Dog-loving lawmakers' bill addresses pet custody in divorces Updated: Apr-23-15 4:52 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Pets can get caught in the middle of messy human relationships, and some Alaska lawmakers want to ensure that the state protects them in law, not just practice.
- New district attorney named for Fairbanks area Updated: Apr-23-15 7:04 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - A new district attorney has been named for the Fairbanks area.
- Alaska village confirms banishment after troopers' deaths Updated: Apr-22-15 6:58 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man banished from his rural Alaska village after officials there determined he influenced the suspect in two Alaska State Troopers' deaths has lost his court appeals of the traditional form of justice, according to village officials.
- Fire sidelines Alaska village water purification system Updated: Apr-21-15 4:00 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A boiler fire has sidelined the water purification system in the tiny village of Alatna in Alaska's interior.
- Marijuana smokers can be punished for disturbing the peace Updated: Apr-21-15 12:05 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Disruptive pot smoking would be punishable by a $100 fine starting Saturday under an ordinance passed unanimously by Fairbanks city councilmembers.
- State officials urge residents to stay off logging roads Updated: Apr-21-15 11:16 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska forestry officials are urging people to avoid using logging roads in the state's interior during the messy spring breakup season.