US Coast Guard News: Coast Guard medevacs man from fishing vessel 65 miles east of Kodiak, Alaska

KODIAK, Alaska (STL.News) – The Coast Guard medevaced a man from a fishing vessel approximately 65…

Coast Guard News: Coast Guard rescues 7, dog near Haines, Alaska

HAINES, Alaska (STL.News) – The Coast Guard rescued seven people and a dog stranded on a…

Frenchman maintains lead in Alaska’s Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  (AP)   — A Frenchman continues to lead this year’s Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.…

Frenchman Nicolas Petit retakes lead in Alaska’s Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Frenchman Nicolas Petit is back in the lead in Alaska’s Iditarod Trail…

Ghost-hunting past haunts Alaska board nominee

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Past ghost-hunting experiences have come back to haunt a man picked by…

Fan favorite Aliy Zirkle leads Iditarod at halfway point

ANCHORAGE, Alaska(AP)  — A perennial fan favorite in search of her first win in the Iditarod…

JUNEAU, Alaska | Young feted as longest-serving Republican in House history

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Rep. Don Young was feted by colleagues for becoming the longest-serving…

Alaska musher leads in the early stage of the Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP)— A longtime musher from southwestern Alaska is in the lead of the early…

Defending Iditarod champ remains self-proclaimed ‘goofball’

WILLOW, Alaska (AP) — Joar Leifseth Ulsom may not be flashy or brash, but he has…

Iditarod sled dog race across Alaska kicks off this weekend

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The world’s foremost sled dog race kicks off its 47th running this…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska’s 47th Iditarod sled dog race kicks off this weekend

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s famed Iditarod Trail Sled Dog race kicks off this weekend. The…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Critics protest proposed drilling in Alaska’s Arctic refuge

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Protesters in Alaska urged federal officials to keep oil rigs out of…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Earthquake doesn’t disrupt food, fuel supply to Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — The supply chain of food and other goods delivered to the Port of…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska quake damage could have been much worse, experts say

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The magnitude 7.0 earthquake that rattled Alaska’s largest city cracked roads and collapsed highway…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Experts: Alaska quake damage could have been much worse

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The magnitude 7.0 earthquake that rattled Alaska’s largest city cracked roads and collapsed highway…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | The Latest: Alaska gets $5 million for road repairs

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The Latest on Alaska earthquakes (all times local): 12:45 p.m. The federal transportation…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | The Latest: Mayor: Anchorage returning to pre-quake normal

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— The Latest on Alaska earthquakes (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Officials have canceled a tsunami warning for southern Alaska that was issued following the 7.0-magnitude earthquake

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Officials have canceled a tsunami warning for southern Alaska that was issued following the…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Study finds robust polar bear population in sea near Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The first formal count of polar bears in waters between the United States…

Alaska | Candidates trade barbs in race for sole House seat in Alaska

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Independent Alyse Galvin says her 85-year-old, Republican opponent is no longer an effective advocate…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Arctic offshore production wells approved off Alaska’s coast

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — The first oil and gas production wells in federal Arctic waters have been…

Alaska Gov. Bill Walker suspends re-election bid, three days after his lieutenant governor resigned

JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska Gov. Bill Walker suspends re-election bid, three days after his lieutenant governor…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | As sea ice melts, some say walruses need better protection

ANCHORAGE, Alaska— Given a choice between giving birth on land or sea ice, Pacific walrus mothers…

WASHINGTON | Murkowski on Trump: I know Alaska ‘better than he does’

WASHINGTON  — Republican Sen. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska is brushing back against President Donald Trump, saying…

United States | Congressman Young Applauds Final Passage of Water Infrastructure Package

United States – Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously approved S. 3021 the America’s Water…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Thousands of Pacific walruses again herd up on Alaska coast

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — Thousands of Pacific walruses have again gathered on the northwest shore of Alaska…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska’s Iditarod race gains new sponsor after others leave

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Organizers of Alaska’s 1,000-mile Iditarod say an Anchorage business has become a sponsor…

JUNEAU, Alaska | Tiny Alaska village experiences boom in polar bear tourism

JUNEAU, Alaska — A tiny Alaska Native village has experienced a boom in tourism in recent…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Facebook adds Alaska’s Inupiaq as language option

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — Britt’Nee Brower grew up in a largely Inupiat Eskimo town in Alaska’s far…

ANCHORAGE, Alaska | Alaska governor’s race may hinge on oil-wealth checks

ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — The path to the governor’s office in Alaska this year may hinge on…