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Smartphone GPS directs help to lost hiker

Smartphone GPS directs help to lost hikerA lost hiker used his smartphone's GPS function to help rescuers find him.

Juneau planners OK first Southeast peony farm

Juneau planners OK first Southeast peony farmA Juneau man has received city approval for the first peony farm in southeast Alaska.

State proceeding with demolitions for Knik bridge

The state transportation department has ordered the demolition of two homes properties, over the objection of community leaders.

Kotzebue gets state OK to open city-owned bar

Kotzebue gets state OK to open city-owned barThe Alcoholic Beverage Control Board on Tuesday approved a liquor license allowing Kotzebue to open a government-owned bar.

Herring return in significant numbers to Auke Bay

Herring return in significant numbers to Auke BayPacific herring are returning to Auke Bay to spawn in the most significant numbers seen in decades.

Man stabs Anchorage police dog during chase

Man stabs Anchorage police dog during chaseAn Anchorage police dog is expected to survive after he was stabbed by a suspect during a chase early Saturday.

Flood warnings issued for Skagway, Fairbanks streams

Taiya River and Goldstream Creek swell after heavy rain

Boy hospitalized after falling into Girdwood area creek

Searchers found boy in mudflats near Seward Highway

Four rescued after capsizing near Valdez

Crew of F/V Elohim rescued by F/V Infinite Grace

Orphaned wolf pups leaving for Lower 48 home

Orphaned wolf pups leaving for Lower 48 homeThe five wolf pups that were orphaned by a wildfire on Alaska's Kenai Peninsula will soon have a permanent home in the Lower 48.