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Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) Drivers across Anchorage may have noticed street crews out hitting the roads to give streets and sidewalks a deep clean from winter.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) -- Seven puppies, found abandoned in cardboard boxes near a trash dumpster in late March, are doing well, according to Anchorage Animal Care and Control in Alaska.
Anchorage police Officers investigate the scene of an officer involved shooting at 5th Avenue and Cordova in Anchorage, Alaska, on Saturday, November 12, 2016. An APD officer was wounded and the suspect was killed in the early morning shooting.
State budget cuts have already sliced deeply into the student experience at the University of Alaska Anchorage. Introductory physics, taught by professor Travis Rector, no longer fits in a classroom.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Anchorage police say a man shot and killed after wounding an Anchorage police officer was solely responsible for five homicides, including two double murders, which caused fear in Alaska's largest city last year.
Anchorage, Alaska - LeAnn Kay Crawford, 55, of Anchorage, Alaska, formerly of Phillips, passed away on March 1, 2017.
LAMOILLE - Joyce Marie (Smith) Walker passed into the arms of Jesus on Sunday, April 23, 2017, in her home in LaMoille.
A 37-year-old Los Angeles man will spend a decade in prison for a string of robberies in Anchorage last year, but he also is a fugitive in his home state and faces extradition.
Anchorage, Alaska - Two scientists' fascination with the layered ice mounds that build up along Arctic Alaska rivers led to an important discovery - that ice now is melting nearly a month earlier than it did in 2000.
One may think that Blockbuster stores are a thing of the past. It filed for bankruptcy in 2010 after streaming services like Netflix took over.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - An 18-year-old man has been charged with felony assault in a shooting at an Anchorage grocery story.
State educators from around the state call on the legislature to support funding for public education.
For a lot of people, they haven't seen a Blockbuster store in, maybe, five or six years," said franchise owner Alan Payne.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Authorities say a grocery store employee in Anchorage was shot and wounded as he tried to keep a group of teens from trashing the inside of the store.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) Anchorage police say they were dispatched to the Carrs Safeway store at 1650 W. Northern Lights around 6:45 Saturday ...
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) The Alaska Botanical gardens celebrated the opening of a brand new, 'state of the art' greenhouse Saturday.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) With the help of a GPS tracker and the vehicle's owner, Anchorage police were able to track down what appeared to be a stolen vehicle early Saturday afternoon.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) An Alaskan author and mother, shares her story of exploring the state through the Marine Highway with the release of her second book.
Caleb Lovelace works on a design that will be uploaded to a laser cutter in a class at Anchorage MakerSpace on April 6. (Marc Lester / Alaska Dispatch News).
Over 1500 people gathered in downtown Anchorage on Saturday for the March for science.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - prosecutors say an Alaska dentist charged with Medicaid fraud pulled a sedated patient's tooth while riding a hoverboard.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTVF) On Saturday, eleven high school basketball players, six girls and five boys, competed in the senior all-star games at the wells ...
Anchorage, AK - Alaska's D.C. Delegation traveled to Deadhorse and participated in the launch of the Quintillion fiber system's Phase 1. A ribbon-cutting ...
A pair of bald eagles near the top of a tall spruce tree in Anchorage, Alaska. (Dan Joling / AP). Garrison Keillor. Up to Alaska last week to visit old friends and relive fragrant memories of previous trips.
I must note it was almost always leisure travel, and my base of operations was usually Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage, Alaska. I flew out of that airport more times than I can count. At least more times than I can remember to count. I ...
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - The only highway taking traffic south of Anchorage has been closed for a second time in two weeks over reports of a man firing a weapon.
Alaska State Troopers in Southeast Alaska, Kodiak and the Aleutians are cracking down on motorist driving on vehicles with studded tires.
Members of the community gathered for a fundraiser in remembrance of Leroy Lawrence Saturday.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) This is the second time Governor Walker has been at the runway to meet key government officials. Earlier this month he met the president of China to discuss natural resources, tourism and Olympic Athletes.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A federal official says crews in Alaska are trying to shut down an oil well that is leaking explosive natural gas on the frozen North Slope.
Anchorage, Alaska - Divers have placed a clamp over a hole in an underwater Alaska pipeline, stopping the flow of millions of cubic feet of natural gas into Cook Inlet, home to endangered beluga whales.
Always looking for that special something he moved to Seattle to work and from there to Anchorage, Alaska where his mother and stepfather moved in 1997.
Anchorage, AK - Alaska's Healing Hearts and NAMI Anchorage is hosting a special screening of the critically acclaimed film THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE at the Tikahtnu Stadium 16 Theater, 1102 North Muldoon Road Anchorage, AK. The screening ...
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A 23-year-old southwest Alaska village man has been arrested in the shooting death of a fellow resident.
Julie Fontenot carries a cross with a group of Catholic faithful as they walk from government Hill to downtown Anchorage on Good Friday, April 14, 2017.
A raven takes off from the parking lot at Tozier Sled Dog Track in Anchorage, Alaska on Thursday, January 19, 2017. (Bob Hallinen / Alaska Dispatch News).
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Alaska's picturesque Cook Inlet is home to endangered beluga whales and wild salmon - and a spider web of oil and natural gas pipelines on the sea floor, many of them placed there five decades ago.
Austin - In June, a group of students from the University of Texas at Austin will embark on a journey from Austin to Anchorage, Alaska. The group, known as Texas 4000, is made up of 76 students on a mission to share hope knowledge and charity in the ...
Anchorage, AK - Tickets are officially on sale for the third year of Alaska's biggest annual cannabis festival, the Cannabis Classic which is presented by Pakalolo Supply Co.
Anchorage, Alaska - Bandit Industries has welcomed Totem Equipment and Supply to the company's growing dealership network.
Anchorage, AK - To recognize the anniversary of the passing of the 1968 Fair Housing Act, Mayor Ethan Berkowitz has proclaimed April as Fair Housing Month in Anchorage.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - University of Alaska Anchorage Chancellor Tom Case is retiring. University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen announced Wednesday that Case will leave the post he held for six years on June 30.
The plane carrying Chinese President Xi Jinping taxies to a stop with the snow-capped Chugach Mountains providing a backdrop Friday, April 7, 2017, in Anchorage, Alaska. (AP Photo/Mark Thiessen)The plane carrying Chinese President Xi Jinping taxies to ...
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) Anchorage police are investigating an early morning shooting at the Great Alaskan Bush Company Saturday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan deboard their plane which landed in Anchorage at about 6:45PM Friday, April 7, 2017.
The "Spartan Brigade" is the only US Army Airborne unit in the Pacific, currently stationed at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, outside of Anchorage, Alaska. The deployment does not signal an increase in troop levels, army spokeswoman Maria Njoku told ...
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A sure rite of spring for residents of Alaska's largest city is the return of bears, some with cubs.
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Alaska marijuana regulators have delayed discussion about onsite use until next month. The board was to consider Wednesday whether to move forward with proposed rules for allowing retail pot customers to consume their ...
Anchorage, AK - I had the opportunity to sit down with singing sensation Rhonda Ross who is in Alaska this week, and is set to offer an AK Hopes and Dreams benefit concert tomorrow evening.
Anchorage, Alaska (KTUU) - The Anchorage Community Development Authority is actively working on a "pilot program" to charge for metered parking on Saturdays.






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