Alaska News

Alaska State Troopers say no foul play is suspected in the deaths of two men whose bodies were discovered on Southeast Alaska beaches Saturday after an apparent boating accident.

Alaska Dispatch News

The Alaska Zoo in Anchorage held a “Valentines for the Animals” on Saturday, when 44-degree temperatures made for a pleasant day to walk around and view the animals in their exhibits.

Bob Hallinen
Two people were injured by gunfire at a South Anchorage party Sunday morning, with Anchorage police asking anyone with information on the people responsible to come forward.Alaska Dispatch News
A Klawock man faces a slew of charges, including boating under the influence, after Alaska State Troopers say he ran his fishing vessel over other vessels’ deployed gear near Sitka on Saturday.Alaska Dispatch News
Alaska’s Division of Oil and Gas has issued a notice approving the drilling of the Tolsona gas exploration well near Glennallen by Ahtna Inc., the Native regional corporation for the Copper River region.Alan Bailey | Petroleum News
Michael Conti’s versatile scramble of a brain only needs a one-word platform -- hockey -- from which to explore the world. That’s obvious from a walk through his rich, two-room “Stick and Puck” exhibit at the Anchorage Museum, open through April 10. With it, Conti serves up a rink of beer, broken bodies, bloodlust and beauty.Kathleen McCoy
Guns and cannabis are common things Alaskans carry, but what about both at once?Scott Woodham
In the past year, a coalition of Anchorage churches has stepped up efforts to find solutions for what they say is a critical shortage of detox beds outside of emergency rooms in the city.Devin Kelly
Alaska Rep. Max Gruenberg, whose career as a lawmaker stretched across four decades, has died. He was 72. Nathaniel Herz
Since Teck Alaska, which operates Red Dog Mine in the Northwest Arctic Borough, sued the borough in superior court in January, stakeholders across the region have been voicing concerns about the ramifications of the potential outcomes of negotiations.Shady Grove Oliver | The Arctic Sounder