Alaska News

Hard-core hunters, animal lovers and the factions in between are at war this week in downtown Anchorage as the state board that decides Alaska's hunting rules returns to an ever-raging debate: predator control.Kyle Hopkins
A People Mover bus struck, then rolled over a woman Friday night on Muldoon Road, Anchorage police said. The woman, 31-year-old Melanie Wild of Anchorage, was crossing Muldoon at the light at 36th Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. when she was hit.
Craig Medred
Craig Medred
What's gong on today
Alaska politics and political hijinks
Alaska lawmakers this year are beginning to look deeper into the massive, controversial Pebble project. The mining companies involved in developing Pebble told lawmakers Friday they are working on the most intensive environmental studies ever undertaken in Alaska.Elizabeth Bluemink
New snow turned Anchorage and Mat-Su roads treacherous for a time Saturday, sending vehicles into roadside ditches and, in places, slamming into one another.