Alaska News

The owner of the home in an Anchorage neighborhood has already been fined more than $8,000 for excessive police calls, but he says his neighbors have organized a campaign of police responses against him for petty infractions.

 

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Anxiety is high among Army families as they await word of whether soldiers -- including Alaska's 4-25th -- will be among the 40,000 troops eliminated nationwide in an announcement expected in July. Erica Martinson
At the Sled Dog Sanctuary, Raven Vinter takes in abandoned Alaskan huskies that have nowhere else to go.Laurel Andrews
A robot that looks like it's straight out of a Pixar movie is helping engineers on the trans-Alaska pipeline detect wear and tear in the line before it becomes a real problem -- and saving big bucks in the process.Alex DeMarban
As burned-out Willow residents begin rebuilding after the Sockeye fire, dog mushers are getting much of the attention -- and the donations -- but those involved in the rebuilding effort say they're trying to help the whole community.Zaz Hollander

 Raven Vinter runs Sled Dog Sanctuary along the Parks Highway near Talkeetna. The facility is currently caring for 35 rescued sled dogs.

Alaska Dispatch News
The pair of earthquakes were roughly 38 kilometers from the Southcentral Alaska community of Talkeetna, and could be felt in Anchorage.Laurel Andrews
The Cessna 180 float plane suffered a loss of power around 2:45 p.m., necessitating an emergency landing north of Anchorage, the National Transportation Safety Board said.Laurel Andrews
A young man who was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of July tried to launch a firework off the top of his head, fatally injuring himself, authorities said Sunday.Associated Press
The segment "Living in Denali" weighed in on whether Alaska's Mount McKinley should be renamed.Laurel Andrews