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Man accidentally shoots self at Alaska State Fair

The public safety director in Palmer, Alaska, says a man accidentally shot and wounded himself Tuesday evening at the Alaska State Fair.

Tanana man sues over banishment

Tanana man sues over banishmentA man accused of promoting violence toward law enforcement wants to return to the village of Tanana after he was exiled.

Juneau police investigate shooting of dog

Juneau police and animal control authorities are investigating the shooting of a dog in a North Douglas neighborhood.

Search for missing woman expands to mine shafts

Search for missing woman expands to mine shaftsAn expert on Juneau mine shafts says hiker Sharon Buis may have fallen into an old mine on the side of Mount Roberts.

Begich, Sullivan to debate

Begich, Sullivan to debateDemocratic Sen. Mark Begich and Republican Dan Sullivan are set to debate for the first time since Sullivan won his party's nomination.

Online petition protests UA president bonus

Online petition protests UA president bonusA protest over a possible $320,000 bonus for the president of the University of Alaska has collected more than 400 names.

Canadian company eyes new mine in Alaska

Canadian company eyes new mine in AlaskaA Canadian company is moving forward with plans for a new mine at the end of Kendrick Bay on Prince Wales Island, spending millions drilling to sample rock and study the area.

So far, southeast Alaska deer season going well

So far, southeast Alaska deer season going wellThe population of black-tailed deer in southeast Alaska appears to have rebounded from harsh winters years ago, and the hunting is going well.

4 critically injured in North Slope plane crash

4 critically injured in North Slope plane crashAlaska State Troopers say that four people were critically injured in a plane crash Sunday near the summit of Atigun Pass in the northern part of the state.

Troopers: Kotlik girl drowns in bucket of water

Alaska State Troopers say a 1-year-old girl has drowned in a bucket of water at her family's home in the western Alaska village of Kotlik.