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As If! The Alaska State Improv Festival is back in Juneau this weekend for its third year. Two performers from Improv Boston talk about fear and how it influences their comedy.
John Binkley, president of Cruise Lines International Association Alaska, says 2015 should be strong year for tourism in the state. But he says challenges may lie ahead.
If you’re a teenager in Anchorage struggling with homelessness, hunger, or addiction there are few places to turn. One of the few organizations in Anchorage helping at-risk teens on their own terms is hidden in plain sight in one of the city’s busiest buildings.
The Sitka Sentinel celebrated its 75th anniversary last year without much fanfare.
“I think our concern is when you say “much” you’re talking about 18 percent of placer mines, and two out of six large-scale mines,” said mining industry representative.
How youth who are part of and outside of the juvenile justice system are getting help for substance abuse? One option is inpatient programs like the Adolescent Residential Center for Help in Eagle River.
Gov. Bill Walker was recently adopted into the Tlingit Kaagwaantaan Clan. Walker said being adopted by the clan was a complete surprise.
In Anchorage, criminal offenses by minors referred to the DJJ has dropped by nearly half in the past decade – except severe drug and alcohol offenses.
Despite last fall’s legalization vote, you’re still not allowed to get stoned on state ferries.
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The Legislature has now gone five days past its statutory deadline, and still an agreement on the budget has not been reached.
We’ve been exploring holes in the safety net for teens struggling with drugs and alcohol. Now, we look toward solutions.
After a five-month hiatus on document production, the Walker administration has released a batch of records related to the Alaska National Guard scandal.
A mysterious virus that’s been wiping out sea stars on the West Coast since 2013 has spread all the way to Southeast Alaska — but it hasn’t made it to Southwest.
The game’s manager, Cherrie Forness, says the ice went out at 2:25 p.m. Friday
A moderate earthquake shook the area around the Cook Inlet in southern Alaska, but there were no reports of problems.
The United States will take over Friday as chair of the Arctic Council, the international body of representatives from eight nations with territory in the region.
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The magnitude-7.8 temblor hit north of the capital Kathmandu, toppling buildings in the capital. Dozens were also killed in neighboring India, China and Bangladesh.
People were gathering for what organizers say will be the largest demonstration to date in support of Freddie Gray, who died after sustaining a fatal spinal cord injury during or after his arrest.
The cause of Wall Street’s flash crash has been debated ever since it happened. Officials arrested a lone trader working in his parents’ London home, but some question whether he was really to blame.
Arab and African migrants are landing on Spain’s coast in a region with a 34 percent unemployment. That’s created friction and prompted a debate about how best to help them.