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Anchorage Airport May Raise Fees for Pilots and Businesses - U.S. News & World Report

Anchorage Airport May Raise Fees for Pilots and Businesses  U.S. News & World Report

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Rates and fees at Anchorage's city-owned airport may increase soon.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 4:04 am


Anchorage teacher wins national award for inspiring young entrepreneurs - KTUU.com

Anchorage teacher wins national award for inspiring young entrepreneurs  KTUU.com

An Anchorage School District teacher is heading to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania to accept an award for her creative teaching style.

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:45 am


Kokuka Courageous arrives safely at anchorage in UAE - Seatrade Maritime News

Kokuka Courageous arrives safely at anchorage in UAE  Seatrade Maritime News

Chemical tanker Kokuka Courageous damaged in last Thursday's attacks in the Gulf of Oman arrived safely at anchorage in the UAE on Sunday. Bernhard ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 2:05 am


Alaskans are drowning at a higher rate than anywhere else in the - KTVA

Alaskans are drowning at a higher rate than anywhere else in the  KTVA

Alaska drowning deaths are more than seven times higher per capita than anywhere else in the nation, according to a 2014 report by the Alaska Department of ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 9:53 pm


Damaged Japanese tanker arrives at UAE anchorage - FRANCE 24

Damaged Japanese tanker arrives at UAE anchorage  FRANCE 24

Dubai (AFP). A Japanese tanker, attacked in the Gulf in an incident that sparked a new standoff between Washington and Tehran, "arrived safely" Sunday at an ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 7:40 am


UPDATE: FBI releases photo of alleged suspect in Saturday's bank robbery - KTUU.com

UPDATE: FBI releases photo of alleged suspect in Saturday's bank robbery  KTUU.com

The FBI has taken over investigation into a robbery at the Credit Union 1 Bank on Debarr. Rd. on Saturday. Late Saturday evening, they released a photo of who ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 6:36 am


Juneteenth celebration in Anchorage commemorates black history - KTUU.com

Juneteenth celebration in Anchorage commemorates black history  KTUU.com

Folks from all ethnicities gathered at the Park Strip in Anchorage to celebrate Juneteenth Saturday. It's an annual celebration in honor of the end of slavery, while ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:50 am


Supporters walk to defeat ALS in Anchorage - KTUU.com

Supporters walk to defeat ALS in Anchorage  KTUU.com

It's a deadly disease with a life expectancy of only 2 to 5 years after diagnosis. On Saturday, supporters gathered to walk for those with ALS.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 4:37 am


Police searching for Credit Union 1 robbery suspect, roads close - KTVA

Police searching for Credit Union 1 robbery suspect, roads close  KTVA

Anchorage Police Department says officers are searching for a man suspected of robbing Credit Union 1.

Published on 16 June 2019 | 2:21 am


Is Anchorage ready to join the State of Alaska in legalizing on-site marijuana consumption? - KTUU.com

Is Anchorage ready to join the State of Alaska in legalizing on-site marijuana consumption?  KTUU.com

On April 11, 2019, Alaska became the first state to legalize the on-site consumption of marijuana. City and industry officials are now weighing-in on whether ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 6:21 pm


Man killed, trooper injured in shooting at Fairbanks home - Anchorage Daily News

Man killed, trooper injured in shooting at Fairbanks home  Anchorage Daily News

Shawn Ray Wilson, 48, of Fairbanks pulled out a weapon as troopers attempted to take him into custody about 5 a.m., troopers said.

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:41 pm


Two Anchorage men sentenced in federal court for drug and firearm offenses - KTUU.com

Two Anchorage men sentenced in federal court for drug and firearm offenses  KTUU.com

Two Anchorage men were convicted Friday for distributing methamphetamines, cocaine, and heroin, and illegal possession of weapons and could face life in ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 5:20 am


Indiana man allegedly offered $9 million dollars to Alaskan teenagers to kill Cynthia Hoffman - KTUU.com

Indiana man allegedly offered $9 million dollars to Alaskan teenagers to kill Cynthia Hoffman  KTUU.com

A grand jury in Anchorage indicted six suspects for the June 2 killing of Cynthia Hoffman. Among the defendants is Darin Schilmiller of Indiana, who allegedly ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 3:42 am


2 Anchorage men found guilty of federal drug trafficking and fir - KTVA

2 Anchorage men found guilty of federal drug trafficking and fir  KTVA

Kenneth Martin Douglas, 34, and Dwayne Dollison, Jr., 36 face life in prison for convictions related to drug trafficking and possession of a firearm.

Published on 14 June 2019 | 9:46 pm


3 charged in killing of man found in Midtown Anchorage apartment - Anchorage Daily News

3 charged in killing of man found in Midtown Anchorage apartment  Anchorage Daily News

Three people already in custody were charged with murder and kidnapping Thursday in the death of a man found in his Midtown apartment in January, ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 4:04 pm


'A birthday for heaven': Hundreds attend Anchorage service for Cynthia Hoffman - KTUU.com

'A birthday for heaven': Hundreds attend Anchorage service for Cynthia Hoffman  KTUU.com

On one side of Faith Christian Community Church Thursday afternoon, there was quiet. On the other side, there was a father doing what no parent should ever ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:12 am


New network for first responders being used in Anchorage - webcenter11

New network for first responders being used in Anchorage  webcenter11

Anchorage police are among public safety agencies across the country that are tapped into FirstNet, a new national wireless network dedicated to first ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 9:09 pm


5 fun, free things to do with your family in Anchorage - KTVA

5 fun, free things to do with your family in Anchorage  KTVA

Here are things to do this summer with little ones. Did we mention they're free?

Published on 13 June 2019 | 8:13 pm


Alaska Life Hack: Where are all the pot shops located in Anchorage? - Must Read Alaska

Alaska Life Hack: Where are all the pot shops located in Anchorage?  Must Read Alaska

THIS MUNI MAP CAN HELP YOU LOCATE NEARBY HERBERY. Anchorage is thriving, if pot shops are any measurement. Since legalization of commercial ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 4:29 am


Scores of dead ice seals found along Alaska’s northwest coasts - Anchorage Daily News

Scores of dead ice seals found along Alaska’s northwest coasts  Anchorage Daily News

Harold Okitkun was maneuvering his skiff along the coastline near the Western Alaska village of Kotlik on Friday afternoon when he first saw the seal carcasses, ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 10:34 pm


New Anchorage senior living homes see growing demand - KTOO

New Anchorage senior living homes see growing demand  KTOO

As Alaska's senior population booms, leading to the construction of hundreds of new assisted living home rooms, developers report surging demand — from ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 8:18 pm


Anchorage program trains child care providers and parents on potentially toxic products - KTOO

Anchorage program trains child care providers and parents on potentially toxic products  KTOO

A new city program in Anchorage is training childcare providers and parents on what to look for in household products to avoid potentially harmful ingredients.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:47 pm


Storms bring early morning showers to Anchorage - KTUU.com

Storms bring early morning showers to Anchorage  KTUU.com

Highs in the upper 60's on Wednesday with mostly cloudy skies.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 6:27 pm


Without Downtown office, Legislature lacks space for Anchorage special session - Alaskajournal.com

Without Downtown office, Legislature lacks space for Anchorage special session  Alaskajournal.com

With the Legislature at a continued impasse over one of his top priorities, Gov. Michael J. Dunleavy has suggested calling a second special session outside of ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 5:15 pm


Columbia Sussex Completes Hilton Anchorage Multi-Million Dollar Renovation - Hospitality Net

Columbia Sussex Completes Hilton Anchorage Multi-Million Dollar Renovation  Hospitality Net

Columbia Sussex, which has owned and managed The Hilton Anchorage since 2006, recently completed an extensive multi-million dollar renovation, including ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 2:36 pm


Anchorage man, 94, honored by Nez Perce Tribe as its last surviving WWII veteran - Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage man, 94, honored by Nez Perce Tribe as its last surviving WWII veteran  Anchorage Daily News

LAPWAI, Idaho — The oldest member of the Nez Perce Tribe and its last surviving veteran of World War II carefully made his way around the circle Saturday at ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 2:07 pm


Man arrested after firing shots at Anchorage police - KTVA

Man arrested after firing shots at Anchorage police  KTVA

A 32-year-old man was arrested Sunday after police say he fired shots at officers with the Anchorage Police Department.

Published on 12 June 2019 | 3:18 am


City of Anchorage program trains child care providers, parents on potentially toxic products - Alaska Public Media News

City of Anchorage program trains child care providers, parents on potentially toxic products  Alaska Public Media News

If you're a parent or older person in a child's life, you might have kept them from eating random things like mattress foam at one point or another.  . If you're ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:50 am


Homeless camps in Anchorage - Alaska Landmine

Homeless camps in Anchorage  Alaska Landmine

The issue of homelessness and camping in Anchorage has become a major problem. Why has it gotten so bad? Why are people living in these camps? Who are ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 12:31 am


Federal child pornography charges against Indiana man related to shooting of Anchorage teenager - Alaska Public Media News

Federal child pornography charges against Indiana man related to shooting of Anchorage teenager  Alaska Public Media News

Police say an Indiana man arrested on federal child pornography charges is connected to the shooting death of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman earlier this month.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 9:39 pm


Analysis: From Los Angeles to New York City to Anchorage, it's time for all of us to start minding the school quality 'performance gap' - LA School Report

Analysis: From Los Angeles to New York City to Anchorage, it's time for all of us to start minding the school quality 'performance gap'  LA School Report

Every parent knows that school quality and student performance can vary widely in any given city. That's why families look closely at the school quality in the ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 8:02 pm


Save Our State to host rallies in Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks - Anchorage Press

Save Our State to host rallies in Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks  Anchorage Press

It's time to show up and stand up for our state! It's time to do all we can to stop a government shutdown. A statewide shutdown will happen on July.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:49 pm


Communities south of Anchorage without power shortly Monday evening - KTVA

Communities south of Anchorage without power shortly Monday evening  KTVA

Chugach Electric Association posted on Facebook that power had been restored by 7 p.m..

Published on 11 June 2019 | 3:17 am


Hunter seriously injured in Interior Alaska bear attack - Anchorage Daily News

Hunter seriously injured in Interior Alaska bear attack  Anchorage Daily News

Airmen rescued a man who suffered “significant injuries” in a bear attack Monday west of the Interior community of Galena, a spokesman for the Alaska National ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:37 am


Four more charged in Anchorage teen's murder - Alaska Public Media News

Four more charged in Anchorage teen's murder  Alaska Public Media News

Anchorage police have now charged a total of five young people in the shooting death of 19-year-old Cynthia Hoffman.  . Over the weekend, police arrested ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 2:31 am


Will a new policing strategy make a dent in Anchorage's crime? - Alaska Public Media News

Will a new policing strategy make a dent in Anchorage's crime?  Alaska Public Media News

Police in Anchorage are trying something new: having officers patrol beats built around community boundaries, rather than covering the entire city. It's an attempt ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:56 am


Former Anchorage DJ Kim Kane wins Gracie Award - KTVA

Former Anchorage DJ Kim Kane wins Gracie Award  KTVA

An Anchorage woman is among those recognized with a Gracie Award for local radio programming. Former KFAT 92.9 radio DJ Kim Kane took home the honor ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:51 am


Woman smelled smoke, escaped Anchorage house fire safely - KTVA

Woman smelled smoke, escaped Anchorage house fire safely  KTVA

A house fire on East 18th Avenue left one woman shaken up, but firefighters say she was able to get out of the home safely.

Published on 11 June 2019 | 1:38 am


Why one company says recycling your cellphone can reduce pollution in Anchorage - KTUU.com

Why one company says recycling your cellphone can reduce pollution in Anchorage  KTUU.com

A California-based company has brought cellphone-recycling kiosks to Anchorage.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:53 am


Fort Greely Guardsman drowns in Copper River - Anchorage Daily News

Fort Greely Guardsman drowns in Copper River  Anchorage Daily News

Russell Hepler, a sergeant with the Alaska Army National Guard, died Saturday when he was swept away by the current of the Copper River while dipnetting, ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:22 am


Anchorage man identified in Winner Creek death - KTVA

Anchorage man identified in Winner Creek death  KTVA

Whittier Police identified 57-year-old Jeffrey Hummel of Anchorage as the hiker who died after falling from one of the hand tram platforms at Winner Creek Trail.

Published on 10 June 2019 | 3:13 am


Video: Anchorage woman beats cancer with help of her four-legged friends - KTUU.com

Video: Anchorage woman beats cancer with help of her four-legged friends  KTUU.com

After Karen Hill was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2017, she was determined to continue doing what she loved; dog agility training.

Published on 8 June 2019 | 5:48 pm


Police conduct homicide investigation into deaths of 2 adults near Midtown Anchorage - Anchorage Daily News

Police conduct homicide investigation into deaths of 2 adults near Midtown Anchorage  Anchorage Daily News

Police are investigating the deaths of two adults found in an Anchorage home Saturday night as a homicide but are not looking for any suspects, according to the ...

Published on 8 June 2019 | 7:00 am


At least 26 firearms stolen from Anchorage gun shop, $10,000 reward offered - KTUU.com

At least 26 firearms stolen from Anchorage gun shop, $10,000 reward offered  KTUU.com

About 26 firearms were taken from Granny's Guns in Anchorage Thursday, and up to $10000 is being offered in a reward to anyone who can provide information ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 8:44 pm


Municipal trapping restrictions expand in Anchorage | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD - KFQD

Municipal trapping restrictions expand in Anchorage | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD  KFQD

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – New trapping restrictions approved by the Anchorage Assembly are now in effect. The Anchorage Daily News reports the ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:52 pm


Movie in the Park comes to Downtown Anchorage - KTVA

Movie in the Park comes to Downtown Anchorage  KTVA

A free movie series is coming to Town Square Park starting Friday. Anchorage Downtown Partnership, along with Showboss AV & Event Management, will be ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage police investigating shooting that left 2 injured - KTVA

Anchorage police investigating shooting that left 2 injured  KTVA

Anchorage police are investigating a shooting that left two men injured Friday evening.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Smoke in south Anchorage may be from Kenai wildfire - KTUU.com

Smoke in south Anchorage may be from Kenai wildfire  KTUU.com

The Anchorage Fire Department is reporting that smoke from a Kenai wildfire is drifting north, all the way to Anchorage.

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage has a growing homeless problem | Opinions - Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Anchorage has a growing homeless problem | Opinions  Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Laws on the books are being ignored, thereby redefining our rule of law as something capricious and without consistency. The burgeoning homeless situation ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 6:18 am


Anchorage woman finds biological father through ancestry test - KTUU.com

Anchorage woman finds biological father through ancestry test  KTUU.com

A 55-year-old Anchorage woman got to meet her biological father for the first time at the Anchorage airport on Wednesday.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage Republican proposed a $900 dividend to break logjam - KTUU.com

Anchorage Republican proposed a $900 dividend to break logjam  KTUU.com

An Anchorage Republican senator proposed a $900 Permanent Fund dividend for 2019 as means to break the logjam in the Alaska Legislature, but the ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage resident remembers Normandy Paratrooper as his high school coach - KTUU.com

Anchorage resident remembers Normandy Paratrooper as his high school coach  KTUU.com

The last time 80-year-old Robert Thompson saw his high school track and field coach, Tom Rice, was at a high school reunion -- that is until just a few days ago ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage is changing its recycling rules for plastic clamshell packaging - KTVA

Anchorage is changing its recycling rules for plastic clamshell packaging  KTVA

Recycling in Anchorage? SWS is no longer accepting #1 PETE plastic clamshells at curbside recycling.

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage senator proposes $900 PFD check - KTVA

Anchorage senator proposes $900 PFD check  KTVA

This amount of this year's Permanent Fund dividend has been debated by lawmakers in Juneau, with some wanting a $3,000 check and others fighting for ...

Published on 6 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage police detain 12-year-old boy in fatal shooting | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD - KFQD

Anchorage police detain 12-year-old boy in fatal shooting | Newstalk 750 - 103.7 KFQD  KFQD

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – Anchorage police say the suspect detained in a fatal weekend shooting is 12 years old. Police announced Wednesday that the boy ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 8:09 pm


Two Anchorage juveniles arrested in two separate homicide cases - Alaska Public Media News

Two Anchorage juveniles arrested in two separate homicide cases  Alaska Public Media News

Anchorage police today announced the arrests of two Anchorage boys in two separate homicide investigations.  . The first was a 12-year-old boy suspected ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage airports among several in Alaska splitting millions in federal grants - KTUU.com

Anchorage airports among several in Alaska splitting millions in federal grants  KTUU.com

Six airports across the state are getting money from the Federal Aviation Administration. The grants will be used for infrastructure upgrades.

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Suspect arrested in fatal shooting near Chester Creek Trail - Anchorage Daily News

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting near Chester Creek Trail  Anchorage Daily News

This story has been updated. Click here for the most recent version. Anchorage police say they have charged a 12-year-old boy suspected in the Sunday ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Police seek inmate who escaped from Anchorage jail - KTVA

Police seek inmate who escaped from Anchorage jail  KTVA

The Anchorage Police Department is looking for an inmate who escaped from the Anchorage jail. Dion F. Carter, 31, was assigned to work in the jail's lobby ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage Parks and Recreation plants annual picture garden - KTUU.com

Anchorage Parks and Recreation plants annual picture garden  KTUU.com

On Wednesday, the Anchorage Parks and Recreation Department marked the unofficial start to summer with a picture garden. The tradition has been carried out ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Proposed legislation aims to minimize human-bear interactions in Anchorage - KTUU.com

Proposed legislation aims to minimize human-bear interactions in Anchorage  KTUU.com

Alaska's transition into the summer season is a favorite time of year for bears looking to snag a morsel or two from curbside trashcans. This human-bear ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


EPA grants $600000 to Anchorage for contaminated sites - Alaska Public Media News

EPA grants $600000 to Anchorage for contaminated sites  Alaska Public Media News

Anchorage will receive $600,000 dollars from the federal government to study pollution at almost a dozen sites around the city. The Environmental Protection ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaska Lawmakers Say Anchorage Needs to Clear Illegal Camps - U.S. News & World Report

Alaska Lawmakers Say Anchorage Needs to Clear Illegal Camps  U.S. News & World Report

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A group of Alaska state lawmakers say the Municipality of Anchorage has failed to use its authority to clear illegal homeless ...

Published on 5 June 2019 | 4:28 am


Will we hit 70 degrees this week in Anchorage? - KTVA

Will we hit 70 degrees this week in Anchorage?  KTVA

The average first 70 degree day in Anchorage happens during the first week of June each year. Early week sun and warmth might be a hint of what's in store in ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage mom creates vending machine for baby supplies - KTVA

Anchorage mom creates vending machine for baby supplies  KTVA

As parents head to the Anchorage airport to take a family trip this summer, one mom wants to make sure they have everything they need, at the touch of a button.

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage selected for federal safety initiative; mayor stays mum - Must Read Alaska

Anchorage selected for federal safety initiative; mayor stays mum  Must Read Alaska

BERKOWITZ HAS NOTHING TO SAY? It's not just anecdotal: Anchorage is so crime-ridden that even the U.S. Department of Justice thinks it's a crisis. Alaska's ...

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Thunderstorms possible around Anchorage Tuesday night - KTUU.com

Thunderstorms possible around Anchorage Tuesday night  KTUU.com

Watch out for thunderstorms forming from the Matanuska Valley to the Chugach range Tuesday evening.

Published on 4 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage Police investigating Chester Creek Trail homicide - KTUU.com

Anchorage Police investigating Chester Creek Trail homicide  KTUU.com

A juvenile male is dead and another injured after they were shot multiple times in the Chester Creek Trail area near Sullivan Arena.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Alaska’s climate frontier: Anchorage to cut carbon emissions by 80% - Christian Science Monitor

Alaska’s climate frontier: Anchorage to cut carbon emissions by 80%  Christian Science Monitor

Can a local community really make a dent in a global problem like climate change? Anchorage, Alaska, is willing to bet it can because 'you shouldn't wait for ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


APD: 4 'responsible' for East Anchorage homicide in March arrested - KTVA

APD: 4 'responsible' for East Anchorage homicide in March arrested  KTVA

Four people were arrested after Anchorage police say they are responsible for an East Anchorage shooting that left one person dead in March 2019.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


1 Boy Killed, Second Wounded in Shooting off Anchorage Trail - U.S. News & World Report

1 Boy Killed, Second Wounded in Shooting off Anchorage Trail  U.S. News & World Report

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage police say a boy was shot and killed and a second boy was wounded off a trail in the middle of the city.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage parks so dangerous, even Democrat lawmakers have had enough - Must Read Alaska

Anchorage parks so dangerous, even Democrat lawmakers have had enough  Must Read Alaska

A letter signed by mostly Democrat legislators takes Mayor Berkowitz, a fellow Democrat, to task for allowing criminals to run amuck in Anchorage. Spearheaded ...

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage Little League team builds new dugouts with help of local business - KTUU.com

Anchorage Little League team builds new dugouts with help of local business  KTUU.com

A grant from Home Depot helped the Abbott-O-Rabbit Little League team rebuild two of their dugouts after they were destroyed two years ago in a windstorm.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Vanishing ice: Alaska’s shrinking glaciers drive a new brand of tourism - Anchorage Daily News

Vanishing ice: Alaska’s shrinking glaciers drive a new brand of tourism  Anchorage Daily News

One operator flies clients to a “glamping” site on Spencer Glacier. Another visits a giant new Lake George iceberg. Their clients say they want to see the glaciers ...

Published on 2 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage Offers New Adventures For Summer Visitors - TravelPulse

Anchorage Offers New Adventures For Summer Visitors  TravelPulse

From new lodgings to new glacier excursions, day hikes, and museum exhibits, Alaska's largest city has more selection than ever for visitors.

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


'Sketches of Schizophrenia' captures Anchorage family's struggle - Alaska Public Media News

'Sketches of Schizophrenia' captures Anchorage family's struggle  Alaska Public Media News

Author Marin Sardy grew up in Anchorage, fishing, hiking and camping with her family — all experiences Sardy remembers fondly. But she also saw her brother, ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Attorney General Barr participates in Alaska Native Justice forum in Anchorage Wednesday - KTUU.com

Attorney General Barr participates in Alaska Native Justice forum in Anchorage Wednesday  KTUU.com

U.S. Attorney General William Barr participated in an Alaska Native Tribal Justice roundtable discussion Wednesday at the Alaska Native Tribal Health ...

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage police investigate shooting in Fairview, one man shot multiple times - KTVA

Anchorage police investigate shooting in Fairview, one man shot multiple times  KTVA

The Anchorage Police Department is investigating a shooting in Fairview Thursday morning. Police found a man lying in the 1200 block of 12th Avenue and say ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Local union signs contract with the Anchorage Sheraton, ending 10 year boycott - KTUU.com

Local union signs contract with the Anchorage Sheraton, ending 10 year boycott  KTUU.com

The stand off over wages and benefits began in 2009 but yesterday, Local 878 Members and Anchorage Sheraton management reached a long-awaited ...

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage 're-entry walk' offers glimpse of path out of prison - KTOO

Anchorage 're-entry walk' offers glimpse of path out of prison  KTOO

Re-entering the community after incarceration can be complicated. In Anchorage, a unique tour gives people a glimpse at what re-entry can entail.

Published on 30 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Kotzebue kids travel to Anchorage for vital water safety skills session - KTUU.com

Kotzebue kids travel to Anchorage for vital water safety skills session  KTUU.com

A pilot program is teaching rural Alaska children about water safety.

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Financial issues force Alaska Anchorage to move from Sullivan Arena to on-campus Wells Fargo Sports Complex | College Hockey - USCHO

Financial issues force Alaska Anchorage to move from Sullivan Arena to on-campus Wells Fargo Sports Complex | College Hockey  USCHO

Alaska Anchorage announced Wednesday that in the fall of 2019, and for its 40th season fielding a hockey program, the team plans to return to campus with ...

Published on 29 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Weekend rains push Anchorage to new May precipitation record - The Seattle Times

Weekend rains push Anchorage to new May precipitation record  The Seattle Times

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska's largest city has set a record for rain in May. The Anchorage Daily News reports a strong Memorial Day weekend storm ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


The state of hip hop in Anchorage | Music - Anchorage Press

The state of hip hop in Anchorage | Music  Anchorage Press

Hip Hop Saved My Life by Snarley Brown. So it's been awhile since my last report on our ever-growing hip hop community. It spans beyond the city limits of ...

Published on 28 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Courtyard by Marriot owners ask Anchorage Assembly for tax relief for fire damage - KTUU.com

Courtyard by Marriot owners ask Anchorage Assembly for tax relief for fire damage  KTUU.com

The company that owns the under-construction Courtyard by Marriott Hotel that burned down in Jan. 2019 is asking the Municipality of Anchorage for tax relief ...

Published on 27 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Sears Home and Life in Anchorage cuts ribbon to new store - KTUU.com

Sears Home and Life in Anchorage cuts ribbon to new store  KTUU.com

One of three new Sears Home & Life stores in the nation held their grand opening Friday in Anchorage.

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Beaver photo-bombs traffic stop in Anchorage - KTUU.com

Beaver photo-bombs traffic stop in Anchorage  KTUU.com

An Anchorage Police officer's dashcam caught an unusual scene during a traffic stop.

Published on 24 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage votes to adopt climate action plan for Alaska city - KTUU.com

Anchorage votes to adopt climate action plan for Alaska city  KTUU.com

The Anchorage Assembly has adopted a climate action plan setting goals for the Alaska city.

Published on 23 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage adopts Climate Action Plan - Alaska Public Media News

Anchorage adopts Climate Action Plan  Alaska Public Media News

The Anchorage Assembly voted overwhelmingly to adopt a proposed Climate Action Plan. With more than 100 pages, the document sets ambitious goals, like ...

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Hundreds rally against House anti-abortion bill in Anchorage Saturday - KTUU.com

Hundreds rally against House anti-abortion bill in Anchorage Saturday  KTUU.com

A pro-choice rally against House Bill 178, which would outlaw abortions in Alaska, is happening right now in Anchorage's Town Square.

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


UPDATE: Anchorage woman found dead from natural causes, APD says - KTUU.com

UPDATE: Anchorage woman found dead from natural causes, APD says  KTUU.com

Police are investigating the death of a woman who dies in her home on Saturday morning.

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage woman charged with stealing over $7,000 from local elementary school - KTUU.com

Anchorage woman charged with stealing over $7,000 from local elementary school  KTUU.com

An Anchorage woman is being charged with stealing over $7000 from William Tyson Elementary School between April of 2017 and July of 2017, while she was ...

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Jury convicts 2 in 2018 robbery of Anchorage credit union - KTUU.com

Jury convicts 2 in 2018 robbery of Anchorage credit union  KTUU.com

A jury has convicted two men of robbing an Anchorage credit union.

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Owner of Anchorage assisted living home business sentenced for medicaid fraud - KTVA

Owner of Anchorage assisted living home business sentenced for medicaid fraud  KTVA

The owner of an Anchorage assisted living home business has been sentenced after she and three others were accused of stealing over $1 million from ...

Published on 22 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage man arrested on heroin charges due to text messages, authorities say - KTUU.com

Anchorage man arrested on heroin charges due to text messages, authorities say  KTUU.com

Earlier this week, an Anchorage man was charged with possessing, and intending to distribute, narcotics in the city.

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Anchorage teen arrested for threatening West High teacher, police say - KTUU.com

Anchorage teen arrested for threatening West High teacher, police say  KTUU.com

An Anchorage teen has been arrested following an investigation into a reportedly threatening message the juvenile made against a teacher.

Published on 21 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Focus Alaska at Anchorage Museum's Discovery Center | Arts & Entertainment - Anchorage Press

Focus Alaska at Anchorage Museum's Discovery Center | Arts & Entertainment  Anchorage Press

I am sitting on bleachers in the Aurora Borealis gallery of the reimagined Anchorage Museum's Discovery Center, looking at the ceiling where colored lights form ...

Published on 20 May 2019 | 7:00 am


U of Alaska Anchorage Sued Over Harassment Case - Inside Higher Ed

U of Alaska Anchorage Sued Over Harassment Case  Inside Higher Ed

Twenty Jane Doe plaintiffs -- 15 of whom have yet to come forward and be identified -- are suing the University of Alaska at Anchorage in federal court for ...

Published on 20 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Teacher 'passing baton' after 30 years in Anchorage schools - KTUU.com

Teacher 'passing baton' after 30 years in Anchorage schools  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Cardboard boxes and plastic crates covered every desk in Gretchen Hopkins' second grade class at O'Malley Elementary ...

Published on 18 May 2019 | 7:00 am


Communities in Anchorage seek to form separate government - American City & County

Communities in Anchorage seek to form separate government  American City & County

A group of residents from several unincorporated communities within Anchorage, Alaska, have put forth a proposal to detach from the municipality and form their ...

Published on 15 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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