ANCHORAGE - The National Archives and Records Administration has told employees the agency will close its Alaska facility and move documents to Seattle. The closure will be part of cost cutting that will save the federal government more than $1.
...inside her head ... she would have died, I would say, not in seconds but in milliseconds," de Klerk told The Associated Press in a telephone interview.De Klerk said the bullets were rare in South Africa and designed to cause "excessive...
ANCHORAGE - Four-time Iditarod Trail Sled Dog champion Jeff King and his closest competitor have completed mandatory eight-hour layovers and begun the final 77-mile run to Nome. King departed White Mountain at 4:02 p.m. Monday.
FAIRBANKS - The state of Alaska has sued current and former owners of a North Pole refinery, claiming both caused or failed to stop a chemical spill that has damaged soil and groundwater.
JUNEAU - The Senate Judiciary Committee began hearings on a bill banning certain synthetic drugs even though the Wasilla City Council has rejected a similar ordinance. The bill, sponsored by Sen.
JUNEAU - A state senator says he doesn't think access to contraception is a problem in Alaska. In a floor speech, Republican Sen.
WASHINGTON - Michelle Obama is working again with Epicurious and the departments of Education and Agriculture on a third nationwide recipe contest to promote healthy eating among kids.
ANCHORAGE - A California man with ties to the oil industry is the newest member of the Alaska board that sets the value for oil industry property, and a spokeswoman for Gov.
FAIRBANKS - Scientists working with Poker Flat Research Range have successfully launched a NASA sounding rocket. The University of Alaska Fairbanks says the rocket blasted off at 2:09 a.m.
ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Troopers say a vehicle driven by a 19-year-old Homer man struck a patrol vehicle during a traffic stop on the Sterling Highway. Troopers say Joseph Newton was pulled over in a Subaru Legacy in Homer Wednesday night.
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