Anchorage

From Model T's to pretty pickups, hundreds of cars were parked Sunday on the Delaney Park Strip for the Jay Ofsthun Memorial Car Show and Shine. Car lovers and enthusiasts were able to talk with the owners and take pictures at the largest car show in Alaska. 

Shelby Lum
As Lisa Sauder relived the last two weeks and the deaths of a half-dozen regulars from Bean’s Cafe, the Anchorage soup kitchen, she repeated words like “devastating,” “heartbreaking” and “tragic.”Megan Edge
The Anchorage School District says a plastic slide melted and other playground equipment burned when a fire ignited Saturday morning at Alpenglow Elementary School in Eagle River.Tegan Hanlon
A woman who went into cardiac arrest on a downtown street and died Tuesday had been picked up by the Anchorage Safety Patrol the day before. Megan Edge
With hidden camera videos of Planned Parenthood officials casually discussing donations of fetal tissue embroiling the organization, a rally in Anchorage Tuesday turned the focus to Alaska.Michelle Theriault Boots
Anchorage police on Monday asked the public for help finding a man, woman and child who had not returned from a two-day fishing trip. But police said early Tuesday morning that they had been located and were safe.Tegan Hanlon

From Model T's to pretty pickups, hundreds of cars were parked Sunday on the Delaney Park Strip for the Jay Ofsthun Memorial Car Show and Shine. Car lovers and enthusiasts were able to talk with the owners and take pictures at the largest car show in Alaska. 

Shelby Lum
Pulitzer Prize-winning Anchorage Daily News editor and journalism educator Stan Abbott died July 27 after a long illness following a series of strokes in a hospice near Detroit. He was 73.Alaska Dispatch News

On Saturday morning, seven recent college graduates took off from Anchorage for Tokyo, where they'll prepare to teach English in towns across Japan as part of the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program.

Tegan Hanlon
Short-term weather systems and long-term climate warming are combining to create conditions ripe for another non-wintery Alaska winter.Yereth Rosen