| Apr 7, 2010
| 2:04 PM
If you're an ardent fan of Discovery Channel's crab-fishing reality series "Deadliest Catch," then you know the fleet has lost a captain, not to the merciless waters of the Bering Sea but to the ravages of ill health.
On Jan. 29, 53-year-old Capt. Phil...
| Aug 22, 2010
| 12:22 PM
ANCHORAGE -- The U.S. Coast Guard launched a search plane Sunday morning to help look for a small plane missing in Alaska with four people aboard.
Three of the people aboard the overdue Dehavilland Beaver float plane were identified as Katmai National...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 8:58 PM
Levi Johnston, the father of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin's grandson, has filed papers to run for office in his hometown of Wasilla, Alaska, next year.
Johnston filed his letter of intent Friday with the Alaska Public Offices Commission, a first step...
| Aug 7, 2010
| 6:11 PM
31-year-old Air force Pilot Captain Jeffrey Hill was training for an air show in Anchorage, Alaska and just one minute after take-off the cargo plane crashed to the ground. Three others also died in the crash that day. Family and friends held a memorial...
| Aug 11, 2010
Former Sen. Ted Stevens, 86, who died in a plane crash Monday, was a brusque political patron who dominated Alaska's transformation from wild frontier to modern state until he became entangled in corruption charges.
Stevens was the longest-serving...
| Aug 2, 2010
| 9:50 AM
Investigators in Alaska have identified the cargo plane that crashed in Denali National Park, saying three people aboard are presumed dead.
The National Park Service says the plane was a Fairchild C-123 registered to All West Freight Inc. of Delta...
| Jul 22, 2010
| 2:46 PM
ANCHORAGE, AK -- Kate Gosselin and her eight children are in Alaska visiting former Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin.
Photos of Kate Gosselin and her kids in Anchorage hit the internet today.
According to In Touch Weekly magazine--
| Jul 30, 2010
| 12:50 PM
The identities of the four airmen killed after a fiery C-17 crash at Elmendorf Air Force Base in Alaska have been identified.
Officials say Majors Michael Freyholtz and Aaron Malone, pilots assigned to the Alaska Air National Guard's 249th Airlift...
| Jul 17, 2010
| 6:20 PM
Remember 1890? Me neither. But that's how long the Orange County Fair has been around: 120 years.
On Friday morning, the gates at the fairgrounds were thrown open once again and the first of a bazillion visitors rushed inside — not knowing where...
| Jul 16, 2010
| 7:52 AM
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A powerful earthquake shook a remote Aleutian Island region of Alaska late Saturday, but there were no reports of damage or injury and no threat of a tsunami, officials said.
The 6.7-magnitude temblor struck at 9:56 p.m. and was...
| Jul 18, 2010
A powerful earthquake shook a remote Aleutian Island region of Alaska late Saturday, but there were no reports of damage or injury and no threat of a tsunami, officials said.
The 6.7-magnitude temblor struck at 9:56 p.m. and was centered in the Bering...