Statewide News

News coverage from every corner of Alaska from the Alaska Public Radio Network.

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has ordered Anchorage-based Alaska Industrial X-Ray (AIX) to cease its radiography operations. The company performs on-site structural x-rays with a...

Juneau’s Perseverance Theater is premiering a musical by Tony Award-winning writers. The new show is "Yeast Nation." It may be the highest-profile work ever...

A former stripper who remade her self as a doctor's wife was convicted of first-degree murder today in the decade-old death of her one-time...

Day one of the federal corruption trial of former lawmaker Vic Kohring has come to an end. David Shurtleff, APRN - Anchorage

The CEO of the new partner developing the Pebble Mine near Iliamna is learning her way around Alaska today. Cynthia Carroll heads Anglo-American PLC,...

The Alaska Department of Fish and Game has just published a comprehensive plan on keeping rats out of the state and limiting the damage...

Houston's city council meets in a special session this evening to determine once and for all who won the city's mayoral post. Ellen Lockyer, APRN...

A bill introduced by Congressman Don Young would allow Southeast Alaska's regional Native Corporation, Sealaska, to claim up to 85,000 acres of federal lands...

No one knows exactly how many women work in Alaska's commercial fishing industry, but it's safe to say the number is very small. The...

This year's statewide large schools football championship went to the Juneau-Douglas Crimson Bears. The title game against the Palmer Moose ended on a score...

Legislators are not yet in agreement over whether to end the special session on oil taxes by coming to some sort of definitive decision...

The Arctic Energy Summit's Technology conference just wrapped up in Anchorage yesterday. Part of the International Polar Year activities, the conference brought together representatives...

Iceland’s president was in Alaska this week to share the story of how his country has harnessed the earth’s steam and water for power...

Yesterday the U.S. House Natural Resources Committee started marking up legislation that would make big reforms in hard rock mining on federal lands. The...

The Anchorage Police Department has just received a nearly $300,000 federal grant to use for investigations into Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC). Len Anderson, KSKA...

GCI is buying United Utilities, Inc. and all of their subsidiary companies, such as Unicom and United KUC. GCI is the largest telecommunications company...

A new website is hoping to keep millions of Alaskan dollars within the state's economy. BuyAlaska.com was launched yesterday. Director Stella Josephine says it's...

The legislature is getting ready to gavel in it’s special session to deal with Governor Palin’s proposed rewrite of the oil and gas taxes...

A federal court judge has ruled that the government will be able to use evidence against Vic Kohring that was collected when they raided...

Alaska Native leader Mike Williams today urged Congress to move soon on legislation to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Williams is a Akiak village leader,...