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Coast Guard lifts hikers off Haines mountain

A Haines woman and her father are safe after spending an unplanned night on Mount Ripinsky.

No school this year at Tenakee Springs

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – The Chatham School District board has decided to close the Tenakee Springs School for the upcoming year.

Only five students were … more

Record number of McKinley ascents for 2013 climbing season

Record number of McKinley ascents for 2013 climbing season

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) – A record number of climbers reached North America’s highest peak this season.

The National Park Service says 787, or 68 percent,  … more

Second wolf confirmed rabid in interior Alaska

Second wolf confirmed rabid in interior Alaska

A second wolf killed in interior Alaska has tested positive for rabies.

First full cruise season under new rules start

First full cruise season under new rules start

This first cruise ship of the season arrived in Juneau this morning.

Coast Guard helps deploy seismic sensors

Coast Guard helps deploy seismic sensors

The U.S. Coast Guard recently helped placed seismic sensors along a fault near Craig in southeast Alaska.

Bear shot on peninsula older than first thought

A bear that attacked a well-known biologist is much older than authorities thought.

Mountain Village boy shoots, kills sister

Mountain Village boy shoots, kills sister

Alaska State Troopers say a 5-year-old girl was shot and killed by her older brother in Western Alaska.

Alaska Supreme Court clarifies redistricting decision

Alaska Supreme Court clarifies redistricting decision

Alaska’s highest court says the first step in the redistricting process is to draw political boundaries based on state constitutional requirements.

Walker plans to continue TV show during run for governor

Walker plans to continue TV show during run for governor

Bill Walker plans to continue his weekly TV show while running for governor.