| Aug 18, 2011
| 1:11 PM
The UAA Volleyball team will be among the favorites to win the Great Northwest Athletic Conference title in 2011; just not the singular favorite.
The Seawolves, under fourth year head coach Chris Green, have been picked to finish third in the preseason...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 10:23 AM
Alaska Sen. Lisa Murkowski says the arrest of a 71-year-old man on the Yukon River last September was the "tipping point" for relations between the state and federal land managers.
Murkowski says the arrest of Jim Wilde of Central illustrates the need to...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 6:37 PM
A plan to start building an in-state gasline in the next few years is attracting a lot of attention, but not everyone is sold on the proposal.
Among the skeptics are key lawmakers who control how much money the state commits to the project, and who asked...
| Aug 14, 2011
| 5:35 PM
Sunday's sixth annual Renewable Energy Fair in Chena Hot Springs, held a day after a similar fair in Anchorage, featured a few technologies ahead of their time, as well as a few speakers slightly behind schedule.
A plane sent to Seward by Hot Springs...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 4:06 PM
The Alaska Volcano Observatory said Friday afternoon that the eruption of a slowly growing lava dome at Cleveland Volcano in the Aleutian Islands is continuing as it has since it began Tuesday night.
Officials on an August 8 National Oceanic and...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 9:49 AM
A new incentive program could mean more flights into Alaska's biggest airports.
The program by the Alaska Department of Transportation is out for public review. It will waive certain fees for airlines that expand or create new passenger or cargo...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 10:39 AM
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar visited Barrow Wednesday as part of a whirlwind tour of the state, saying lessons learned after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico will be applied to prevent a disaster during exploratory drilling in the...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:16 PM
Six children were injured, two of them critically, in a Sunday crash on the Parks Highway near Healy that also injured two adults, according to Alaska State Troopers.
Troopers responded at about 7:20 p.m. to the crash, at Mile 249 of the highway. A...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Yakutat Glacier, near the Alaska town of the same name and flowing from the mountains near the Canada border, calves into a lake as deep as an ocean bay. The icefield that feeds Yakutat is large enough to cover the five boroughs of New York City....
| Aug 8, 2011
| 1:37 PM
U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar is on his third trip to Alaska. He met with business leaders in Anchorage Monday morning at CIRI, an Alaska Native corporation, to talk about the Obama administration's commitment to developing Alaska's offshore oil and...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 11:24 AM
The Alaska State Trooper who shot and wounded a Fort Wainwright soldier pointing a gun at him in Delta Junction early Monday morning has been identified.
Trooper Steven Lantz of the Delta Junction post fired on 28-year-old Army Spc. Timothy J. Fitzgerald...