| Jun 5, 2012
| 12:16 PM
GCI and Alaska Communications announced, Tuesday, a joint wireless venture called the Alaska Wireless Network.
The companies say it is an effort to remain competitive with national carriers AT&T and Verizon Wireless.
Verizon has begun building...
| May 25, 2012
| 8:26 PM
Peppercini’s Deli House
3901 Old Seward Hwy. #20
$3-$9 per plate
10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Saturday; closed Sunday
It’s always good to get one of our hard-working reporters out of the...
| May 7, 2012
| 8:04 PM
A Palmer man’s project done out of his home office for the last year is getting international attention.
David Board is a partner with Palmer-based Stage 2 Studios and hopes by the end of the year to release his video game, “Lifeless Planet,&...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Since the War on Terror began more than a decade ago, Alaska's troops have been on the front lines.
Thousands of military members from Alaska, and stationed in Alaska, have served in Afghanistan.
As combat troops prepare to pull out of Afghanistan by...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 2:30 PM
A worker died from his injuries Tuesday after falling and striking his head Monday at the construction site of a South Anchorage power plant, according to his employer.
Officials with SNC-Lavalin, a Quebec-based firm working on the plant -- a joint...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 1:49 PM
Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich spoke with a select few Alaskans over the phone during a telephone town hall Wednesday morning.
While campaigning in Georgia, Gingrich heard from Alaskans about the state’s natural resources and how...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 8:10 AM
The White House has invited an Alaska soldier along with other branches of the military for a dinner with the Commander-in-Chief and the First Lady to honor service members who served in Operations Iraqi Freedom and New Dawn.
Army Maj. Shannon Thompson...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 5:04 PM
Heavy snowfall in recent weeks is creating some challenges for Iditarod mushers getting ready for the start of the big race.
Veteran musher Dee Dee Jonrowe is preparing for her 30th race on the Iditarod trail, and says all the extra snow has her...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 9:50 AM
Bartlett High School was put on lockdown around 8 a.m. Tuesday when police say a student, 19-year-old Trevor Barras, hit two different vehicles on Muldoon, in a stolen SUV, on his way to school and trying to hide out inside the school.
| Feb 10, 2012
| 2:46 AM
Fire tore through one of the largest buildings on St. Paul Island, Thursday night; a warehouse that used to function as the Trident Seafoods plant. The building was most recently used for storage.
Residents say the fire started about 10:30pm, Thursday...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 7:23 AM
Anchorage Police are investigating an early morning shooting, Monday, that sent one man to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the lower back, and in the process bust a commercial marijuana grow at his house.
Police were called to the Chevron and...