Alaska News

The Walker administration plans to generate at least $10 million more annually for Alaska and reduce imports of Lower 48 crude oil by sharply boosting the amount of royalty oil it sells to in-state refiners.

Alex DeMarban
Charging documents shed new light on an incident that precipitated a Kodiak manhunt by Alaska State Troopers last month, with the suspect now in custody.Alaska Dispatch News
A minor earthquake shook parts of Southcentral Alaska on Sunday afternoon, as Alaskans settled in for the second half of the Super Bowl.Alaska Dispatch News
From the rural locations of many airports to the state's high cost of living, the Transportation Security Administration says hiring in Alaska is particularly challenging, with many positions open at more than a dozen airports.Hope Miller
Kodiak police have arrested a man on first-degree murder charges in a fatal shooting in the island community early Sunday morning.Alaska Dispatch News
Alaska State Troopers arrested a Big Lake man they say was caught burglarizing a home before attacking the homeowners Saturday evening.Alaska Dispatch News
Alaska State Troopers say a snowmachiner suffered major injuries Saturday evening after he crashed while riding along a street in Houston.Alaska Dispatch News
Beaufort Sea polar bears equipped in 2014 and 2015 with Fitbit-like devices and neck cameras revealed their daily routines to scientists studying their food needs.Yereth Rosen
Frazzled? Fuming? Fed up? Children with difficult behaviors can test the best of us. Here’s where to turn for help.Jill Burke
South Restaurant + Coffeehouse is trying something different with a new chef stopping by once a month to cook shoulder to shoulder with the restaurant's executive chef.Suzanna Caldwell