| Apr 15, 2010
Gov. Sean Parnell recently uttered two words which caught a lot of lawmakers off guard: special session.
Parnell says he's prepared to call lawmakers back to work if they don't vote on his scholarship proposal by the end of the legislative session.
| Mar 24, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Anchorage Symphony’s “American Masters”
Saturday, March 26, 8 p.m; Sunday, March 27, 4 p.m.
Atwood Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center
Experience the unstoppable energy of American composer Chris Brubeck and the dynamic trio of Time...
| Mar 24, 2011
| 1:26 PM
“SKAN” (Ski Kincaid All Night) 24-Hour Race
Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m to Sunday, March 27, 10 a.m.
Come enjoy the end of the season with this 24-hour format event for individuals and teams.
For information and to register,...
| Jan 1, 2011
| 10:38 PM
An early-morning house fire Saturday destroyed an Eagle River home. The Anchorage Fire Department says the fire happened just before 6 a.m. on Gravina Circle.
When crews arrived, the three-story home was in flames. AFD says the occupants were able to...
| Jul 24, 2010
by Charlie Sokaitis
Saturday, July 24, 2010
GIRDWOOD, Alaska -- One of the state's toughest races, the Crow Pass Crossing, was contested near Girdwood Saturday.
Spectators and more than 100 competitors drove across a bridge Saturday morning to the...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 11:46 PM
A dense fog advisory is in effect for Anchorage, Eagle River and Indian until noon Monday, with visibility possibly reduced to a quarter-mile or less at times.
Authorities advise drivers to take it slow, use headlights and leave plenty of space ahead...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 8:18 PM
Safety concerns prompted a state employee to shoot a wolf Wednesday on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. Wolves have recently caused problems on base and in the Eagle River area, killing dogs and becoming aggressive toward people.
An Alaska Department...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 6:52 PM
Snowfall totals for the Southcentral Alaska Region for Feb. 18, 2011:
Glenn Alps - 3 inches
Chugiak - 4 inches
O'Malley and Seward Highway - 4.5 inches
Palmer Wasilla Highway and Trunk Road - 4.5 inches
Eagle River - 5 inches
| Feb 19, 2011
| 5:46 AM
A Eagle River log home went up in flames Saturday morning on Hiland Road. All of the people inside made it out of the home, but two dogs died in the blaze.
Crews from Anchorage, Eagle River, and Chugiak responded to the fire. Anchorage Batallion Chief...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 12:35 PM
The Alaska House of Representatives made a formal show of support Wednesday for Rep. Sharon Cissna (D-Anchorage), who chose to take a ferry back to Juneau after refusing a TSA pat-down at the Seattle-Tacoma airport earlier this week.
Rep. Chris Tuck (D-...
| 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...