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  • Walrus dives under water
    Melting sea ice drives 35,000 walruses onto Alaskan beach
    It’s no secret that sea ice is crucial to sustaining life in the Arctic. It contains essential nutrients for wildlife, it protects the waters from the excessive sunlight that provokes further melting, and it offers a habitat for many animals...
  • Tanana, Alaska, is the setting for 'Yukon Men'
    'Yukon Men': Life in Tanana, Alaska, tests the residents
    "Yukon Men" returned on Tuesday night with a new episode on the Discovery Channel. This group of rugged residents of Tanana, Alaska, lives a subsistence lifestyle in a community setting. The life they lead requires more drive and...
  • Charlo Greene, a former reporter for KTVA
    Alaska reporter quits on live TV to focus on her weed business
    KTVA reporter Charlo Greene quit her job during the station's 10 pm newscast on Sunday. After presenting a story about the Alaska Cannabis Club, Greene revealed herself to be the club's actual owner and said she would be leaving the...
  • Merrill Field Anchorage at Sunset
    New Reporting Procedure for Merrill Field
    A new reporting point for inbound traffic has been created by the Merrill Field Tower at(PAMR/MRI) to de-conflict the Campbell arrival/departure procedure.The new reporting point will be called "Safety Building" that is the Department of...
  • Alaska Aviation Museum Merrill Field Cab
    Remember the Aviation Museum Open House Sept. 15th
    There will be a museum open house on Sept. 15th at 5 p.m. featuring the grand opening of the Merrill Field Cab.Later at 6:30 Oren Hudson and George Pappas will present a talk titled: “Runway Development: Park Strip to International Airport....
  • Palin family 'drunken' brawl took place at a house party in Alaska
    Palin family brawl: 'Drunken' fiasco ends with Palin clan escorted off premises
    A weekend house party in Anchorage turned into the Palin family brawl where it is alleged the entire family got in on the fight complete with punches thrown, a bloody nose and Track strutting around shirtless flipping the bird. The Palin clan...
  • Basilosaurus
    Sea monsters around the World: 'The Kodiak Dinosaur'
    This sea monster tale takes the reader to Alaska, located exactly off the coast of Kodiak Island. The most famous case about the Kodiak Dinosaur took place on April 15, 1969. It was a shrimp boat known as the Mylark, that noticed an anomaly about...
  • Best fly-fishing in Alaska revealed
    Best fly-fishing in Alaska revealed
    Alaska is on the bucket list of just about every serious fisherman. Having the opportunity to fly fish in some of the nation’s most pristine waters, and fighting a prize-winning rainbow trout are the things that most fishermen would rank at...
  •  U.S. Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK)
    Begich ad accuses Republican opponent Dan Sullivan of being soft on child rape
    The Alaska Senate race took a nasty turn, according to a Washington Examiner report on Saturday, when incumbent Democratic Senator Mark Begich released an ad suggesting that his Republican opponent former state Attorney General Dan Sullivan is...
  • Alaska
    Alaska by cruise ship; choosing your cruise line
    Choosing your cruise line can be difficult, but the assistance of a good travel agent can make it easier. She will have an abundance of slick, glossy brochures available for you to review and ogle.She can direct you to cruise line web sites to get...
  • Norwegian Getaway at night
    Norwegian Cruise Line's Alaska Bonus Days takes the chill out of prices
    Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) has announced the beginning of its Alaska Bonus Days promotion. With this promotion, guests can choose from two offers that give exceptional savings to the youngest fleet of ships that sail Alaska's waters. Today...
  • Dawn Princess
    Alaska by Cruise Ship - a destination series; choosing your destinati
    Alaska cruises typically depart from Seward, Anchorage, Seattle or Vancouver with a few exceptions. You can choose a large ship with over 2,600 passengers or an all suite, all inclusive, luxury yacht that holds just 380 passengers. Cruise...
  • Woman mauled by bear, drives herself to the hospital after walking over a mile to her car
    Woman mauled by bear drives to hospital: ‘I could die here' or walk 1.5 miles
    A 57-year-old woman remembers thinking “I could die here,” during a gruesome bear mauling, which left her with severe injuries. Once Thomas escaped the bear’s fury, there was another major obstacle in her way before she could get...
  • Nothing says success like a photo of a very large fish. On the Kenai River, Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula.
    Alaska-bound anglers say thumbs up for pinks
    For Alaska-bound travelers heading to the Kenai Peninsula this month and next, the latest report indicates that salmon fishing will continue to be among the bounteous variety of outdoor recreation available to visitors.Despite this summer’s...
  • Sarah Palin
    Sarah Palin supports restoration of higher taxes on oil & gas profits in Alaska
    A strange alliance has developed in Alaska that pits former Governor Sarah Palin and some of that state’s Democrats against the current Republican administration over the issue of oil and gas taxes, according to a Tuesday story in the Wall...