| May 9, 2011
| 10:10 PM
After several years of trending downward, tourism in Alaska appears to be on the rebound. That's the message the industry brought to the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce at its Monday luncheon.
"We're expecting growth this year," says Julie Saupe,...
| May 10, 2011
| 7:19 PM
In a near-empty courtroom in Anchorage Tuesday a judge sentenced Victor Wilfred Olson to 99 years in prison under Alaska’s “three strikes” law for sex offenders.
Olsen was convicted of attempting to sexually assault a 3-year-old girl...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 6:16 PM
April 19: Joe Miller formally announces his candidacy for the U.S. Senate as a Republican challenger to Sen. Lisa Murkowski.
June 2: Former Gov. Sarah Palin endorses Miller in a post on her Facebook page.
June 23: Shortly after endorsing Miller, the Tea...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 5:08 PM
Olympian Holly Brooks captured her first career national title Sunday, winning the women's classic sprint race at the U.S. Cross Country Championships in Rumford, Maine.
Brooks wasn't the only Alaska Pacific University skier making noise at the event,...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...