- Fairbanks considers marijuana tax Updated: Jul-05-15 11:07 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A proposal before the Fairbanks City Council would add a 5 percent sales tax to marijuana products when they become legal in 2016.
- Man threatens ex-girlfriend with samurai sword, drives drunk Updated: Jul-04-15 11:31 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A 38-year-old Fairbanks man is in jail after troopers say he threatened his ex-girlfriend with a samurai sword before driving drunk and rolling his vehicle.
- Former Iditarod champ Lance Mackey takes up car racing Updated: Jul-03-15 5:04 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Legendary sled dog racer Lance Mackey is used to being fast.
- Marijuana board holds first meeting, wants laws changed Updated: Jul-03-15 3:49 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska's newly appointed Marijuana Control Board has proposed four changes to state marijuana laws.
- State will discontinue filling grayling in Alaska lakes Updated: Jul-02-15 2:55 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Funding cuts have forced Alaska hatcheries to stop raising Arctic grayling.
- North Pole man sickened by 'rabbit fever' Updated: Jul-02-15 1:23 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska Department of Fish and Game officials suspect that a man who became sick after skinning a hare has been infected with tularemia, a bacterial infection known as rabbit fever.
- Volunteers build boxes for displaced sled dogs in Willow Updated: Jun-29-15 2:50 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A group of volunteers came together to help out the many sled dogs displaced by the Sockeye Fire in Willow.
- Gunfight at Fairbanks bar sends 2 men to hospital Updated: Jun-27-15 2:23 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Police are investigating a gunfight between customers at a Fairbanks bar that sent two men to the hospital and left a bartender with shrapnel injuries.
- Repair planned for small leak in trans-Alaska pipeline Updated: Jun-23-15 3:35 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alyeska Pipeline Service Co. is working on a repair for a small crude oil leak found in a buried section of the trans-Alaska pipeline, one so small an employee usually is able to take care of the drip with a rag.
- Former royal cook buys Alaska trading post, opens kitchen Updated: Jun-22-15 2:31 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Sandwiches and steak are now offered at a trading post along Steese Highway under new owner and former royal cook Joan Eberl.
- Fort Yukon Tribal Hall gets energy upgrades Updated: Jun-21-15 11:05 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Eight miles north of the Arctic Circle, a fixed 72-panel, 18-kilowatt array of solar panels went online last month atop the Fort Yukon tribal hall.
- Historians restore coach for display outside Denali park Updated: Jun-19-15 3:31 pm
DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska - A historic coach is back at Denali National Park and Preserve, where in the 1930s it was one of the first tour vehicles to bring in visitors.
- Alaska prison population boom due to those awaiting trial Updated: Jun-19-15 7:50 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - According to a recent report, more than 25 percent of people in Alaska's prisons haven't yet been convicted of crimes.
- Cat hitches ride to Alaska in mattress, reunites with family Updated: Jun-17-15 5:10 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A family has been reunited with their cat Moosie after the 2-year-old gray tabby survived a two-month journey trapped inside a mattress when its owners moved to their new home in Alaska.
- Budget constraints land rescue helicopter in storage Updated: Jun-17-15 11:26 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers are putting one of two rescue helicopters in storage due to budget constraints.
- Felon found after escaping from halfway house Updated: Jun-17-15 9:18 am
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A convicted felon that escaped from a halfway house has been captured by police.
- Fishing limits enforced due to weak Yukon king salmon run Updated: Jun-15-15 2:49 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - State fishery managers have planned subsistence salmon limits to manage this summer's Yukon River king salmon run.
- Cat survives journey inside futon from Texas to Alaska Updated: Jun-15-15 11:00 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 2-year-old cat named Moosie has finally arrived in Fairbanks after a 64-day journey by truck, boat and train.
- North Pole man injured in all-terrain vehicle rollover Updated: Jun-14-15 5:55 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - A North Pole man was critically injured Saturday in the crash of an all-terrain vehicle.
- Archaeologists say climate change destroys Arctic artifacts Updated: Jun-14-15 2:52 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Archeologists say climate change is destroying the historical record of the Arctic people.
- Soldier killed during Fort Wainwright training exercise Updated: Jun-13-15 3:01 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The U.S. Army says a 23-year-old soldier died during a training exercise at Fort Wainwright.
- Owner says 2 Alaska newspapers are for sale Updated: Jun-12-15 5:20 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Two Alaska daily newspapers will be offered for sale, a newspaper executive said Friday.
- Balloons at Fairbanks recreation area part of military test Updated: Jun-12-15 1:29 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The military is testing communications abilities of liter-than-air crafts that have been tethered on the Chena River State Recreation Area in Fairbanks.
- Troopers say man seen recklessly driving dies after crash Updated: Jun-11-15 7:05 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A 33-year-old Fairbanks man reported to be driving recklessly has died hours after crashing his vehicle.
- Alaska confirms first measles case in more than decade Updated: Jun-09-15 11:58 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services says the state's first measles case in more than a decade has been confirmed in Fairbanks.