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Juneau could have another aurora show tonight

Juneau could have another aurora show tonight

Last weekend, Juneau was treated to a rare but brilliant display of the aurora and conditions are right for a repeat performance tonight.

Outdoor skills program gets kids out of the classroom

Outdoor skills program gets kids out of the classroom

Early this week, more than a 150 sixth grade students from Floyd Dryden Middle School ventured into the woods on Montana Creek road to test their outdoor skills.

Photo: Thousands of Walruses haul out near Point Lay

Photo: Thousands of Walruses haul out near Point Lay

NOAA researchers recently captured this amazing photo of thousands of walruses on a beach in the Chukchi Sea.

Parnell announces AGDC board appointments

The board of directors for the group charged with advancing an in-state natural gas pipeline has been announced.

Fairbanks health center to file for bankruptcy

A regional community health center that provides mental health services in Fairbanks says it will file for bankruptcy.

Be proud Alaska, America thinks we’re underrated

Be proud Alaska, America thinks we’re underrated

Americans also think that Alaska has the worst food and some of the worst sports fans according to a new poll.

Did You Know? Alaskan Waters Are Home To Sharks Too

Did You Know? Alaskan Waters Are Home To Sharks Too

When you ask anyone to name animals in Alaska, answers run the gamut from wolves to whales and occasionally the erroneous penguin. But there’s one animal that hardly ever makes the list: sharks.

Juneau neighborhoods welcome first responders at Night Out block parties

Juneau neighborhoods welcome first responders at Night Out block parties

Last night was Juneau’s annual National Night Out celebration.

Alaska sets new boating fatality record

Alaska sets new boating fatality record

Usually a boating fatality story is a sad recounting of a life lost on the water. But not this story.

What does the ruling on DOMA, Prop 8 mean for Alaska?

What does the ruling on DOMA, Prop 8 mean for Alaska?

In writing the majority opinion Justice Anthony Kennedy said “DOMA writes inequality into the entire United States Code.”