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Novel Coronavirus 101: What you need to know

First detected in December in Wuhan, China, the novel coronavirus has infected thousands of people in China and has spread to other...

Meet the Cabbage Fairies of the Alaska State Fair | INDIE ALASKA

At the Alaska State Fair, not only will you find giant cabbages, but you will also find Ginny Lawton and five of her closest...

A new academy trains nurses in forensic evidence collection| Alaska Insight

When cases involving sexual assault or domestic violence go to court, thorough documentation of a victim’s personal account and physical injuries can mean the difference between a case...

A new generation of women in the trades are being trained in Anchorage | Alaska Insight

When you picture a carpenter, a man likely comes to mind. But women are increasingly attracted to the field’s high wages and the opportunity to work with their...

Breaking Down the Governor’s 2021 Budget | Alaska Insight

Governor Mike Dunleavy released his budget proposal in mid-December, and it looks starkly different from the fiscal plan he put forward...

How Traditional Tattoos are Connecting People to their Inuit Identities | INDIE ALASKA

Holly Nordlum and Sarah Whalen-Lunn are Traditional Inuit Handpoke and Skin Stitch Artists. They...
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Explained: What are PFAS compounds and how can they affect human health?

Found in various items from firefighting foam to household cleaning products and even food containers, PFAS are persistent "forever chemicals" that bioaccumulate over...

Growing Peonies in the Alaska Bush | INDIE ALASKA

26 years ago, Paula and Mike packed up and moved their family out to the Alaska Bush. Their...

I am the Gluten Queen | INDIE ALASKA

After her parents started a bakery in Anchorage, Rachel fell in love with the art of making crusty, rustic loaves. She is...