| Mar 7, 2011
| 5:23 PM
The candidates for Anchorage Assembly debated during the Make it Monday forum at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center Monday.
Six Assembly members are up for re-election. The first half of that group was at Monday's forum, while the second half will...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 10:48 AM
State lawmakers are back at work in the Capitol after a mid-session trip to Washington D.C.
They say the annual Energy Council meeting they attended was a chance to sell Alaska’s energy to federal decision-makers who are increasingly wary of...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 2:19 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency is deploying additional radiation monitoring systems to Alaska, Guam and Hawaii to better monitor the situation in Japan. The Agency says placing additional monitors in Alaska, Guam and Hawaii allows it to gather data...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 5:51 PM
The University of Alaska's Geophysical Institute says a large solar flare will translate to an “extreme” level of aurora activity tonight -- but many Alaskans probably won’t be able to see the show.
KTUU Chief Meteorologist Jackie...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 12:35 PM
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has determined that an orange substance found earlier this month in the village of Kivalina is made up of fungal spores -- not microscopic eggs, as reported after an initial investigation.
| Sep 4, 2011
The Betty MacDonald Farm is still everything its first owner described in her memoir "Onions in the Stew": a beautiful retreat with a breathtaking view of Puget Sound, lush fruit trees and bald eagles nesting just outside the windows.
The farm in the...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 11:10 AM
A 22-year-old Alaska woman said on Wednesday she punched a black bear in the face to save her small dog from being carried off and possibly eaten.
Juneau resident Brooke Collins said she hit the bear Sunday night to save the life of her dachshund, Fudge....
| Sep 1, 2011
| 4:33 PM
St. John's College senior Lydia Marie Hovey has a busy class schedule and participates in lots of school activities, but she still finds time to work on her hooks and power punches.
Hovey, a Naperville, Ill., resident, is a member of the St. John's...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 11:43 PM
As long as they're ranked #1 in the state, the Service Cougars are going to get every opponent's best shot. On Friday night, they absorbed a gritty effort from East to win, 33-25 and stay unbeaten against Alaska competition ( 3-0 ).
The Cougars never...
| May 15, 2011
| 4:19 PM
Alaska's special session ended in dramatic fashion late last night, leaving the state with a capital budget that totals more than 3.2 billion dollars, and Alaskans without a Coastal Management Program. The House adjourned, which forced the Senate to...
| May 16, 2011
| 6:25 PM
Marine biologists are in Alaska this week to start a joint U.S.-Canadian project to study sea otters and investigate the ecological health of the Pacific coast as part of a U.S. Geological Survey study.
Sixteen research teams will sail between...