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2 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
OPINION: Appointing a Special Representative for the Arctic Region is a response to Alaskans' demand for greater attention to the Arctic, and it reflects the importance that the U.S. places on the Arctic.
6 hrs ago | Townhall
"No excuses. Do what it takes to get the job done." That's the Alaskan way of life, according to Steve Perrins, owner of Rainy Pass Lodge, the oldest hunting lodge in the state.
8 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News
That's what Palmer grower -- and holder of five world records -- Scott Robb tells NPR's food blog, The Salt.
12 hrs ago | Roll Call
Democrat Begich is targeted in a new post-primary ad from an outside-group. Crossroads GPS, the issue advocacy arm of American Crossroads, is hitting Begich on equal pay for women.
16 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
The request comes in the wake of the Mt. Polley mine disaster in B.C. and with the Canadian province's approval of a large-scale mine called KSM near Alaska.
With 100 percent of precincts now having reported, Alaska Division of Elections reported on Wednesday at 3:03 p.m. that 52.2 percent of voters rejected attempts to repeal 13SB21, the existing tax structure on oil production that its critics regarded as too low.
The winner of Alaska's Republican Senate primary, Dan Sullivan, successfully turned back tea party opposition during an at-times contentious 10-month race.
Giant Cabbage Weigh-Off 2013 winners : Scott Rob , Keevan Dinkel and Brian Shunskis .
Supporters of Ballot Measure 1 to repeal the state's current oil tax law, Senate Bill 21, wave signs on Egan Drive at the Juneau-Douglas Bridge, August 19, 2014.
This follows the completion of Phase 1 , announced on July 7, 2014. Geological mapping, as well as rock and soil sampling, were carried out.
A whistle-stop tour of the state in an RV. An endorsement from the second man to walk on the moon.
Voters rejecting a referendum to repeal Alaska's revised oil tax system were prevailing with a narrow lead in late returns Tuesday night but the outcome remained too close to call.
Willie Karidis takes a selfie on a visit to Denali National Park, where he worked for 25 years.
OPINION: Sorry, summer, you're nice and all, but it's time for autumn to really show us how beautiful Alaska can be.
Three Alaska Republicans, including an outspoken Tea Party candidate, are vying on Tuesday for the chance to face a Democratic incumbent in a closely watched race seen as critical to their party's bid to regain control of the U.S. Senate.
The GOP establishment favorite Dan Sullivan appears to be on the cusp of victory in Alaska heading into the final key Senate primary of 2014.
Dan Sullivan, viewed as the GOP 'establishment' candidate for election to the US Senate, waves signs along a busy street on the morning of Alaska's primary election Tuesday, in Anchorage, Alaska.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 08:15 pm
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