A vice president at the telecom company posted a comment suggesting that a person who was denied a visa to the U.S. should "go to Mexico, cross the border illegally," and have President Barack Obama "fund the rest of his trip" and "provide him free health care."
Romig Middle School's gym roof sustained structural damage, and a library shared between Romig and West High School was also damaged by the 7.1 earthquake that rattled Southcentral Alaska in late January.
Clark Dixon, former host of the Sportsman Channel show “Syndicate Hunting,” was sentenced Thursday in Anchorage federal court to 16 months in prison for years of illegal hunting in Noatak National Preserve.
Gov. Bill Walker and House Speaker Mike Chenault have put politics aside and joined forces in this year's legislative bowling league, where Chenault boasts one of the highest averages along with Walker's fish and game commissioner.PoliticsNathaniel Herz
If you are a politician, misdirection is as familiar as the Pledge of Allegiance. Get people to waste their energy fighting over imaginary problems and they will be distracted from real budget questions about services and taxes. CommentaryDermot Cole
Ron Alleva, the owner of Grubstake Auction Co. and a frequent critic of social service organizations near downtown Anchorage, is challenging Assembly Chair Dick Traini for his seat in the April 5 election. Devin Kelly
If you are a politician, misdirection is as familiar as the Pledge of Allegiance. Get people to waste their energy fighting over imaginary problems and they will be distracted from real budget questions about services and taxes. Dermot Cole
Middle-of-the-pack Yukon Quest mushers battled blizzards and slogged through deep, fresh snow Thursday and Friday as they made their way to Dawson City, the midway point of the 1,000-mile race from Fairbanks to Whitehorse. Casey Grove | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
On a night where new members of the Alaska Aces Hall of Fame were honored during the first intermission, fans of all ages and all the way from Texas cheered for their teams — the Alaska Aces and the Allen Americans. The Americans won the game 6-2.
With "I am Inuit," a follow-up to his "I am Alaskan" series, photographer Brian Adams will spend a year visiting some 20 Alaska villages to deliver a portrait of the people and places of rural Alaska. Tara Young