Zorro expected to make full recovery

The veterinarian treating Lance Mackey's sled dog Zorro says he will make a full recovery from injuries suffered when he was hit by a...

Cross-country race season ends in Fairbanks

The cross country ski racing season wrapped up in Fairbanks yesterday with National Championship Distance series events. Dan Bross, KUAC - Fairbanks

Vacant school board seat draws eight candidates (Part One)

Over a half dozen hopefuls are competing for Anchorage School Board Seat C. This first of two reports on the Seat C race...

School Board, Seat C (Part Two)

There are eight candidates in the race for Anchorage School Board Seat C. In this second report on the Seat C race, KSKA...

School Board D seat features three way race

In the Seat D School Board race, incumbent John Steiner is seeking a third term. As KSKA's Len Anderson reports, he's facing two...

Governor calls for special session

The Palin administration plans to have made a decision by May 19 on the next step in the development of a natural gas pipeline...

Investigation into loss of Alaska Ranger begins

A formal inquiry into the sinking of the Alaska Ranger got underway this morning in Unalaska. Several high-ranking Coast Guard officers, joined by representatives...

Anchorage municipal election campaign enters the home stretch

Anchorage is in the final days of its municipal election campaigns and yesterday one of the assembly races wound up in the Alaska Supreme...

Blackwater takes up private security duties in Juneau

Security guards wearing badges that say “Blackwater” have been spotted in Juneau.   They’re employees of a joint venture between the global military contractor and...

Creeping towards a southeast regional landfill

Southeast community leaders have taken another step toward creating a regional landfill, or other trash-disposal system. But they’re still several years away from coming...

New cold-weather concrete being tested in Fairbanks

A cold weather concrete mix being tested in Fairbanks this week promises to make winter construction easier in Alaska.  The mix, which has been...

Leaders on last leg of All Alaska Sweepstakes

A record finish of the All Alaska Sweepstakes Sled Dog Race is only hours away. Three mushers have risen to the top of the...

Irene Bedard lays out plans for documentary

Tonight the Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation will hold their inaugural Raven's ball. A formal event at the Captain Cook hotel in Anchorage is a...

Traini back in midtown race! Supreme court upholds his candidacy

This (Thursday) morning the Alaska Supreme Court heard oral arguments whether incumbent Dick Traini should be eligible to run again for his midtown Anchorage...

Police release identities of Sitka murder victims

Law enforcement officials have released the identities of the four victims in a multiple murder which took place in Sitka on Tuesday. The dead...

Contemplating a defense for a futuristic weapon

The topic of a resolution introduced by request of the Joint Legislative Armed Services committee, sounds like something from a 1950's era science fiction...

Senator Stevens hails Korea free-trade pact as good for Alaska

The US Secretary of Commerce says a potential free trade deal with South Korea could eventually benefit Alaska.  Secretary Carlos Gutierrez made his remarks...

Rescued sailor describes final hours of lost fishing vessel

High-ranking Coast Guard officials and investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board have convened in Unalaska for a public hearing on the sinking of...

Longterm education funding bill becomes law.

Governor Sarah Palin signed the measure today.The bill was the result of a special task force set up at the end of last year’s...

Senate Committee looks at PBMs

A Senate Committee today opened hearings on a proposal to put controls on what supporters say is the largest unregulated industry involved in the...