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New UAS dorm provides housing for about 100 freshmen

New UAS dorm provides housing for about 100 freshmenThe $14.3 million facility opened at the end of August.

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendations

Netflix unveils new way to share recommendationsNetflix is giving its Internet video subscribers a more discreet way to recommend movies and TV shows to their Facebook friends.

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognito

North slope ravens force researcher to go incognitoSome biologists hang from ropes to study birds. Many rise painfully early in the morning. Stacia Backensto disguised herself as a man.

Juneau police reach community one cup of coffee at a time

Juneau police reach community one cup of coffee at a timeWith scrutiny on law enforcement growing nationwide, Juneau police have launched a new outreach program

New project seeks to boost number of Alaska Natives in STEM fields

The goal, ultimately, is to increase the number of Native tenured faculty at colleges and universities.

Owner cited for dog’s aggressive behavior

Owner cited for dog’s aggressive behaviorAnimal control says a 15-year-old boy told animal control that he fired warning shots then one of the dogs charged him

Investigation finds seven high school seniors responsible for hazing

Investigation finds seven high school seniors responsible for hazing"This is not OK. This needs to stop and everybody knows it needs to stop," says superintendent Mark Miller.

Attorney: Yup’ik fishermen wrongfully convicted

Attorney: Yup’ik fishermen wrongfully convictedAttorneys argued before the Alaska Court of Appeals in downtown Anchorage yesterday about whether Yup’ik fishermen, who fished for Chinook or king Salmon during a closure on the Kuskokwim River in 2012, were wrongfully convicted.

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.

Celebrating recovery from drug and alcohol addiction

Celebrating recovery from drug and alcohol addictionAdvocates for alcohol and drug treatment held Juneau Recovery Fest last Saturday