The Associated Press
The North Slope Borough has a new mayor following a runoff election last week.
A man found dead in waters off Ketchikan has been identified as a 63-year-old resident.
A man suspected of using a knife to confront a rafting party along the Chickaloon River has been charged with four counts of felony assault. Listen now
An 85-year-old Crown Point man was seriously injured when he was struck by an Alaska Railroad train near the Kenai Peninsula community. Listen now
Gov. Bill Walker has hired Craig Richards as an oil and gas consultant, less than a month after Richards resigned as Alaska's attorney general. Listen now
The shooting death of a puppy in the Fairbanks area has ignited community outcry as residents who have had similar experiences with their animals question how the authorities respond to such incidents. Listen now
Sen. Lisa Murkowski will be traveling in Alaska next week as part of her re-election campaign and won't be attending the national Republican convention.
Federal prosecutors say a 36-year-old Fort Wainwright soldier has pleaded guilty to receiving bribes in a plot to steal fuel at a base in Afghanistan. Listen now
An Alaska legislative official says the Alaska House majority spokesman facing assault charges is no longer employed by the state. Listen now
Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation allowing for national criminal history checks on people applying for licenses for legal marijuana businesses in Alaska. Listen now
Two Catholic hospital chains are merging to create the nation's third-largest nonprofit health system, with more than 100,000 employees in seven states Listen now
The Anchorage Police Department says that the bodies of a man and a woman were discovered on a bike path in the city's downtown.
Park officials say a grizzly bear that has previously charged at people has bitten and scratched a hiker, and they will kill the animal when they find it.
The University of Alaska Board of Regents is set to decide next steps for the partially completed engineering building at the Fairbanks campus. Download Audio