Two semi-truck drivers -- one from Anchorage and the other from Fairbanks -- were hospitalized after their vehicles collided on the Parks Highway near Nenana late Monday, troopers said.

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Two years ago, an engineer in the Interior Alaska city known for its unforgiving climate built a house that is kept toasty without fossil fuels and uses a mere fraction of the energy typically needed, even at 30 below.

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Santa Claus has been chosen to represent the people of North Pole, winning a write-in campaign for an open city council seat in the 2,200-person town.Associated Press
Alaska State Troopers say next of kin for 36-year-old Christopher J. Bringhurst have been notified, following the single-vehicle wreck in which he died Sunday evening.Alaska Dispatch News
A driver died at the scene of a Fairbanks crash Sunday night after being ejected from a vehicle and then pinned beneath it, according to troopers.Chris Klint
Daniel Selovich, 37, of Manley Springs was arraigned in Fairbanks Superior Court, where his public defender requested a jury trial for Selovich on charges of kidnapping, sexual assault and assault over a period of five weeks.The Associated Press
With Dr. Marjorie Mau in her 50s, and just months after Dr. Ted Mala's retirement from a 40-year career in Alaska health care, the two are cherishing their time with their 6-month-old twins.Jill Burke
The state of Alaska is calling on the federal government to split Fairbanks and North Pole into separate air pollution non-attainment areas to better address the sources of smoke.The Associated Press
A Bering Sea storm that hit Western Alaska starting Sunday night is made its full force known Monday, bringing strong winds and winter storm warnings to much of the region as well as Interior Alaska.Megan Edge
Wisconsin officials say the Fairbanks man apparently handed a loaded rifle up to a woman while she was in a tree stand. The weapon discharged and the man took a bullet just below the armpit.The Associated Press