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The 1,686-square-foot, two-story, single-family home was the star of the kickoff of the 50th annual Parade of Homes in Anchorage on Friday evening. 
Loren Holmes
On a soggy Saturday morning, dozens of kids and their families joined the USA’s best female rugby players for a camp and demonstration at Anchorage’s Delaney Park Strip.
Loren Holmes
As the saying goes, build it and they will come. And so they did, in droves, to Anchorage's second drive-in movie in years.
West and South each came away with two winners apiece Friday, a day when eight high school runners claimed victories at Russian Jack Springs Park. Separate boys and girls races were held for each grade — freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors. Clocking the fastest times in the 3-kilometer races were Ty Jordan, a junior from Chugiak, and Morgan Lash, a junior from South.
Loren Holmes
Firefighters from across Alaska gathered on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks to remember those who have died in the line of duty.
Scott McMurren
Kenai Fjords Glacier Lodge, is the only lodge inside the park. And unless you flew over the lodge near Pedersen Glacier, you wouldn’t know it was there. It’s tucked away from the shore to minimize the lodge’s impact on other park visitors. In fact, Alaska Wildland has a robust environmental impact philosophy -- this is a real “eco-lodge.”
Erik Hill
Take a look inside Coronado Park Senior Village, touted as an energy-efficient independent-living option for seniors near the heart of Eagle River. 
Mike Dunham
It’s easy to walk into the Alaska State Fair through the Yellow Gate and miss the biggest addition to the fair grounds this year.
Alaska Dispatch News
PHOTOS: The 2014 primary election features a three-way race for the GOP nomination to challenge U.S. Sen. Mark Begich in November, a number of state house and senate races, and an oil-tax referendum that is among the most contentious in recent memory.
Mike Dunham
This week in the arts, there are new works in the Alaska Contemporary Art Bank, a new acoustic shell for the Atwood Concert Hall and a dance director at Alaska Dance Theatre.
Nat Herz
The Valley of 10,000 Smokes in Katmai National Park has several selling points for the outdoors travel without a fat wallet. It's reasonably cheap, especially if you have some airline mileage. It's much different than anything you'll see in Southcentral Alaska and the hike doesn't require technical skills.
Erik Hill
UAA hosts Willamette University of Salem, Oregon, in the lone Seawolves cross-country running meet of the year on Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, on the Beach Lake Trails at Chugiak.