KENAI, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's Kenai Peninsula has gone without rain for more than three weeks, although experts say some precipitation could arrive in the coming weekend.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on Alaska wildfires (all times local):
Alaska fire officials say three high-profile wildfires burning in the state were caused by humans.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Fire officials have increased the number of structures lost in a fire burning north of Anchorage from 50 to 80.
Officials have not said how many of those structures...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — In a story Aug. 11 about Alaska salmon hatcheries, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alaska salmon hatcheries release 1.8 billion pink salmon fry annually....
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 30-year-old man convicted of firing a handgun at an Anchorage police officer will be sentenced Wednesday.
Pagopago Beefcake Lelilio was convicted Oct. 23 of...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The University of Alaska Board of Regents has cancelled a declaration allowing it to take drastic financial steps in the face of budget cuts, officials said.
Alaska fire officials review cause of wildfire along highway
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska wildfire officials are reviewing their initial assessment of the cause of a weekend fire that burned at least 50 structures along the main highway between Anchorage...
The Latest: Officials review cause of Parks Highway wildfire
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on Alaska wildfires (all times local):
Alaska wildfire officials are reviewing their initial assessment of the cause of a weekend fire that...
Alaska group proposes initiative to raise oil industry tax
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska group has filed an application with the state for a ballot initiative asking voters to increase taxes on the oil industry, a report said.
Alaska wildfire season continues with new fires, hot weather
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's wildfire season usually ends well before mid-August but persistent hot, dry weather has contributed to the start of new fires and the spread of old...
The Latest: Alaska Railroad halts trains through burn area
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on Alaska Wildfires (all times local):
The Alaska Railroad has cancelled passenger service between Anchorage and Denali National Park...
Alaska lawsuit blames fatal home fire on gas company, owners
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska wrongful death lawsuit blames a natural gas company and the owners of a mobile home for a fire that killed five young girls who had been left home alone, a...
Daughter of deceased Alaska state senator applies for seat
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The daughter of a recently-deceased Alaska state senator applied to fill his vacant seat, a report said.
Tali Birch Kindred, 37, announced her decision last week...
Alaska man discovers message in bottle from Russian Navy
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska.
Tyler Ivanoff found the handwritten Russian letter early...
Power restored after thousands affected by outages in Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Power has been restored to thousands of people in Alaska after strong winds caused multiple power outages.
The Anchorage Daily News reported Saturday that outages...
Blooms, beasts affected as Alaska records hottest month
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska has been America's canary in the coal mine for climate warming, and the yellow bird is swooning.
July was Alaska's warmest month ever, according to the...
Authorities identify 4 who died in Alaska plane crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities have released the names of the four people killed when a small airplane slammed into a mountain near the Alaska resort town of Girdwood earlier this...
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Woman killed, man injured in crash near Anchorage airport
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A driver died and another was injured in a crash near Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.
Anchorage police say a woman in a small car shortly after 3:30...
Witness: Plane made ‘aggressive’ moves before fatal crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A witness told federal investigators he saw an airplane "performing aggressive flight maneuvers" shortly before it crashed earlier this month, killing all four people on...
Judge rejects plea deal for suspect in pepper spray attack
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A judge has rejected a plea arrangement for the Anchorage man suspected of pepper-spraying a group training for non-violent protest.
Former Alaska professor wants accusers to use real names
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A retired University of Alaska Anchorage anthropology professor accused of decades of sexual misconduct is contesting the use of pseudonyms by multiple women who are suing...
Anchorage police release name of man killed in fiery crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police have released the name of a man who died in a fiery crash on the city's south side.
Police say 36-year-old Gilbert Naomoff died last week on Arctic...
Native council announces opposition to Alaska gold mine
BETHEL, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native council has announced its opposition to a proposed gold mine project, a report said.
The Quinhagak Native Tribal Council has issued a resolution...
Alaska scientists say polar bear encounters to increase
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska scientists say the chances of a polar bear encounter have increased after research reveals the bears are arriving on shore earlier and staying on land longer, a...
Alaska concerned about Russian floating nuclear power plant
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Russia-designed floating nuclear power plant has begun its journey through the Arctic Ocean this month causing concerns in Alaska, a report said.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 21-year-old Indiana man charged with masterminding the death of a developmentally disabled Anchorage woman has pleaded not guilty to five murder counts.
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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A major Alaska Native regional corporation said it supports a recall campaign against the state's governor, a report said.
Alaska police delete social media post mocking naked man
EAGLE RIVER, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska police department has removed a social media post making light of a man asking officers to arrest and hold him in jail for public nudity, a report...
Republican Alaska state Sen. Chris Birch dies
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Republican Alaska state Sen. Chris Birch, a former state House member who also served on the Fairbanks North Star Borough and Anchorage assemblies, has died, his family said...
The Latest: Flags ordered lowered to honor Birch
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the death of Alaska state Sen. Chris Birch (all times local):
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has ordered state flags to fly at half-staff to...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 21-year-old Indiana man suspected of orchestrating the death of an Alaska teenager was arraigned in federal court on child pornography charges.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage grand jury has indicted two drivers involved in a May fatal crash.
Anchorage police say 26-year-old Maxwell Edlund faces counts of manslaughter, felony...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska social service providers gathered Wednesday to urge Gov. Mike Dunleavy to forego vetoes in the latest budget bill but acknowledged that they have no guarantee that...
Alaska Communications: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) _ Alaska Communications Systems Group Inc. (ALSK) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $35,000.
The Anchorage, Alaska-based company said it had profit of...
Anchorage police investigate man’s death as suspicious
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police are investigating a man's death as suspicious.
Police say 37-year-old Larry Brown was found dead Saturday afternoon in a wooded camp area south of...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The bodies of four people who died in a plane crash in Alaska have been recovered from mountainous terrain overlooking a glacier.
Man finds loaded AR-15 rifle along Anchorage bike path
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage man walking his dog found a loaded semi-automatic rifle along a popular bike trail.
The Anchorage Daily News reports William Thrash found the AR-15...
KENAI, Alaska (AP) — A wildlife monitoring group is seeking citizen scientists to help track beluga whales off the Alaska coast, officials said.
Appeal in John Steinbeck lawsuit heard in court
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Both sides had another day in court Tuesday in a family battle that has been waged for decades over who controls the works of iconic author John Steinbeck.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Maine man has pleaded not guilty to sexual assault and murder charges in the death of a woman at the University of Alaska Fairbanks 26 years ago.
Anchorage police identify man shot, wounded by officers
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police have released the name of the man shot and wounded by officers at an east-side park.
Police say three officers fired at 32-year-old Shakti Lewis on...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on appeal in latest chapter of long-running dispute over John Steinbeck works (all times local):
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A man who pointed a BB gun at police was shot and wounded by officers at a park on the city's east side.
The man was taken to a hospital afterward. His condition was...
4 believed to be on plane in deadly crash in Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Four people are believed to have been aboard a plane that crashed in Alaska with no survivors.
National Transportation Safety Board Alaska chief Clint Johnson says...
Aftershock from November earthquake shakes Anchorage
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A light earthquake was felt in the greater Anchorage area on Monday, and officials said it was an aftershock from the Nov. 30 magnitude 7.1 quake that rocked Alaska's...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Anchorage police officer has been arrested in connection with sexual abuse of a teenager, authorities said.
Andres Ornelas, 28, faces multiple charges of sexual...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The signature gathering process began Thursday across Alaska as a group tries to recall Gov. Mike Dunleavy.
Dunleavy, a Republican who took office in December,...