Zachariah Hughes, Alaska Public Media
A little before 8 p.m. last night, Iditarod mushers started to come off their 24-hour mandatory rests.
A trio of Iditarod teams declared their 24-hour rests immediately on pulling into Tokotna Tuesday night.
As Iditarod mushers make their way over the Alaska Range, the last checkpoint for supplies and a rest is the Rainy Pass Lodge on Puntilla Lake. It’s a pause before heading toward the most technical sections of the trail.
Returning to Washington D.C. from peace talks in Vietnam, the president gave a 20-minute speech, his first in-person address in Alaska.
Along one of the most remote stretches of the state's road system is a wilderness lodge that's become thoroughly popular with elite dog-mushers.
Officials say the steep increase in the number of cars stolen is largely attributable to drugs, and that the decrease is being driven by an expanded police force and collaboration among law enforcement agencies.
The move will potentially unlock funds to reimburse for repairs to damaged public infrastructure, schools, as well as individual homeowners.
City inspectors have examined damage at roughly 1,800 properties, but have around 1,200 left -- and are still finding damage.
The report looks at 79 major military installations around the country, assessing both the current and future risks of flooding, drought, wildfires, desertification, and thawing permafrost.
Even with decades of technological advances, 15 remote radars across Alaska are still the military's primary way to monitor airspace over huge swaths of the continent. But now their core mission is threatened by climate change.
Alaska hosts some of the most elite, specialized rescue operators and equipment in the world. The state is a training ground for highly trained para-rescue medics.
The step could unlock tens of millions of dollars in disaster relief funds for entities damage during the November 30th quake and continuing aftershocks.
New report comes beside a study documenting the presence of drugs and alcohol in incidents of self-harm.
If you're using ride-hailing services to get to certain Alaska airports, it could soon be a little more costly.
More than a hundred priests who worked in western states are named in a document from Jesuit West Province, along with details of abuse claims made against them.