Nearly 3,000 kids are in foster care in Alaska. The system is overburdened. The first of five parts looks at what's going on at the Office of Children's Services. Download Audio
A week and a half after ballots were cast, outstanding votes in Anchorage's municipal election have all been counted. Download Audio
One man who grew up in Alaska but was undocumented as a child was barred from returning home from Russia for seven years. Download Audio
Results on Girdwood police, school bond, and race for school board seat are all liable to change in days ahead.
Though money is set aside for controversial building purchase, the Senate's version of the capital budget is more notable for what's left out. Download Audio
Crews worked throughout the night to splice 550 threads.
4.2 earthquake shakes Anchorage.
Colony High School students got a big surprise on Thursday. Colony high students were called in to a special assembly meeting Thursday after lunch. When they got there, they got the news that has been kept secret for some time. And the result was pandemonium.
A severed fiber optic cable causes phone, internet, and cable outages throughout the state. Download Audio
As permit applications trickle down from the state, local community groups are meeting prospective cannabis businesses seeking to open shop nearby. Download Audio
Upsets over financing for school capital projects and a tax-cap calculation will leave Administration with budget challenges, though more liberal-leaning Assembly. Download Audio
Live coverage for the 2016 Anchorage Municipal Election from Alaska Public Media.
Hundreds of emergency workers and volunteers joined in a mass casualty exercise in Palmer over the weekend. The simulated train - school bus wreck tested the abilities of all public safety personnel in the Matanuska Susitna Borough.
On top of Assembly and School Board seats, Anchorage has several controversial bonds and tax measures on the municipal ballot.
The University of Alaska Anchorage women's basketball team fell 78-73 to Lubbock Christian on Monday in the NCAA Division II National Championship Game in Indianapolis. Download Audio
The state House passed a foster care improvement bill Friday afternoon. Under the new legislation, the state would put a stronger focus on finding foster kids permanent homes and prioritize placing them with relatives when possible. Download Audio