The Associated Press
Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
The body of a 73-year-old Wisconsin man who was missing in Alaska for nine months has been found in a river.
The National Park Service says a fishing vessel abandoned after a fire last month has run aground at Katmai National Park.
Gov. Bill Walker’s administration plans to reach out to Alaskans for their thoughts on the right size of state government and future revenue options.
Police say they are investigating the cause of a duplex fire that left a girl dead in south Anchorage.
Attorneys for Greenpeace Inc. have again asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by Royal Dutch Shell PLC seeking expanded, court-ordered safety zones to keep protesters away from Shell’s Arctic drill fleet.
A federal judge has granted Alaska’s request to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the widow of a man who died in a 2010 military plane crash.
An argument between members of an Anchorage painting crew erupted into a shooting that left one man seriously wounded and another under arrest.
A family of black bears that used to frequent an Anchorage neighborhood and were relocated last week have found their way back to civilization, this time in a small town on Turnagain Arm.
A commercial floatplane with a pilot and four passengers capsized in Ketchikan but all escaped without harm.
An Anchorage teen is facing a three-year sentence instead of the decade possible in exchange for pleading guilty to driving under the influence last summer and killing popular local cyclist Jeff Dusenbury.
Drones are flying commercially for the first time in Alaska after with the Federal Aviation Administration’s recent approval.
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says the Port of Seattle can’t host Royal Dutch Shell’s offshore Arctic oil-drilling fleet unless it gets a new land-use permit.
Hundreds of climbers are expected to attempt North America’s tallest peak this season, and National Park Service rangers are ready to live on the mountain for the next three months to help with rescues.
Alaska State Troopers are investigating the shooting death of 69-year-old Jimmy Gojdics, an outdoorsman and character on National Geographic’s reality show “Ultimate Survival.”
A 56-year-old man died Saturday after falling from the back of a pickup and striking his head. The man’s name has not been released.
A 40-year-old Anchorage man has been charged with murder in weekend stabbings that left a man dead and a woman critically injured.
A water filtration system has been installed in a tiny interior Alaska village where a fire damaged infrastructure last month.
Communities could opt-out or limit commercial and retail marijuana sales much the same way they do alcohol under proposed regulations put forth by the state alcohol control board.
A proposed update to federal fishing laws is sparking a debate among fishermen and conservationists about whether the changes will undo years of work to rebuild key fish populations.
Light snowfall kept moose deaths by train to a 10-year low this winter. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports the animals have an easier time getting out of the way of oncoming trains when the tracks are clear.