U.S. Rep. Don Young lashed out at congressional members who urged continued protections for the gray wolf in parts of the Lower 48, saying none is from a district affected by wolves. "I'd introduce 'em in your district, you wouldn't have a homeless problem anymore," Young said.Becky Bohrer
OPINION: Sarah Palin can throw all the hypocritical shade she wants at Hillary Clinton for keeping private email accounts to conduct public business. But Americans had better not forget that public access to information is not a partisan issue.Scott Woodham
A winter storm will roll into Southcentral, Southwest and Western Alaska on Friday, bringing significant snowfall but spreading it unevenly across the regions, according to the National Weather Service, which described the storm as “potent.”Tegan Hanlon
Alaska congressman Don Young linked the U.S. homeless population to the wolf population in an outburst before the House Natural Resources Committee on Thursday. He later said his analogy was "hyperbolic."Dermot Cole
Avid aurora chaser and photographer Ronn Murray proclaimed March 1 "one of the best nights of aurora this winter," and for good reason. This time-lapse of the northern lights was captured from a hill 45 minutes away from Fairbanks.
A Libertarian Party nominee to the commission that enforces Alaska’s campaign-finance and public-official disclosure rules faced skepticism from the Democratic and Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee during his confirmation hearing this week.Nathaniel Herz
Congressman Don Young came to Wasilla High School to engage with students and ended up having to express his regret for any offense taken during a session that reportedly included obscenities, a parable about bull sex and what school officials described as "hurtful" comments about suicide. Zaz Hollander
Anchorage community activist Mao Tosi is hosting a mayoral candidate meet-and-greet event Friday, though it’s in an unusual format and stirred a bit of controversy this week when not all the candidates were invited.Devin Kelly