Shelters in Gambell, Savoonga, St. Michael open doors, while Golovin worries about prospect of evacuation if major flooding damages much of town's infrastructure.
November 8, 2011
Maine lies some 1,500 miles south of the Arctic Circle, but it has strong connections to the Arctic -- and is hoping to play a bigger role in the region.
March 31, 2015
Faced with falling rates of shareholder participation, Alaska Native corporations are moving to avoid the possibility of annual meetings where they cannot conduct business.
March 26, 2015
Alaska State Troopers said a 72-year-old man died earlier this week after a single-family home went up in flames in the community of Port Lions on Kodiak Island.
March 25, 2015
This isn't the first time the idea to link Asia and North America by road or rail through a tunnel system beneath the Bering Strait has been suggested.
March 25, 2015
With its plans to repurpose a vacated supermarket in Bethel as a liquor store, the Bethel Native Corp. has given new life to an emotional debate about alcohol sales in the Western Alaska hub city.
March 19, 2015
A landslide likely triggered by seismic activity dammed a tributary of Slim's River, creating a new 1,100-foot-long lake in Kluane National Park, according to CBC reports.
January 6, 2015
2015 will be the first year a tree from Alaska has been chosen for the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., and schoolchildren from across the state will create ornaments for it.
January 5, 2015
A military wife's letter to Peyton Manning led to a very merry Christmas for her husband.
January 2, 2015
The study, published in the journal Nature Climate Change, found that juvenile king salmon experienced increased heart rate as water temperature increased -- until they reach a limit at about 76 degrees Fahrenheit.
December 23, 2014