Under bluebird skies, the mushers competing in the 2023 Iditarod waved to spectators and were cheered on by fans during their 11-mile tour through Anchorage.
The year in Alaska was marked by extreme weather, captivating politics and delightful moments of life.
Salmon, seagulls, people and nets make the scene on the beach a familiar yet unforgettable sight.
Our best photos from the finish line.
Reds, oranges and yellows are ramping up on the mountain slopes and valley bottoms of Southcentral Alaska.
Some salmon catchers were wearing masks this week at the mouth of the Kenai River, but mostly it was situation normal for the popular annual opening.
In capturing these photographs, the aim was to portray the underlying courage and strength of each person and to focus on who they had become.
Aspen Creek Senior Living caretakers and other employees were recognized for their work.
Mushers, dogs and fans mingled across the city as the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race celebrated the ceremonial start in Anchorage.
The Southeast Alaska city recently dug out from a big snow cycle.
Anchorage mom Hannah Predeger kept her cool as the bull circled a tent sheltering her and four sleeping children in her yard.
We heard tortured bellowing along an Anchorage bike trail, then saw two moose in silhouette, one lying on the ground.
A sunny, hot day brings out thousands of Alaskans and visitors for Independence Day festivities.
Four different age groups can participate in lacrosse for kids camps this summer.
Kodiak Island has many miles of coastline, much of which is good for surfing when conditions are right.