A magnitude 2.5 earthquake struck Carroll Inlet, about 15 miles northeast of Ketchikan. Researchers have recorded more than 38,000 earthquakes in Alaska this year, but a state seismologist says they’re far less common in Southeast.
The woman’s name was Robin Pelkey, a 19-year-old originally from Colorado. Investigators identified her through extensive genealogy research.
There were six people on board: five passengers and a pilot. Federal investigators reported minor injuries.
Biden has said private sector employees who refuse the vaccine can opt for weekly testing instead.
Other populations of killer whales are doing well, but two pods that swam through the spill are not.
Alaska still ranks as the state with the highest case rate in the nation.
It’s a challenge for Alaska’s Redistricting Board to keep one area together without affecting others.
Right now, this prominent public space is called “Archipelago Lot 2A.” Few people know the name.
It’s a last-minute move after a local nonprofit pulled out of their contract to operate the shelter
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The first round of checks are in the mail to help childcare centers across the state;
A church in a neighborhood near downtown Juneau submitted a proposal to be the location of this year’s cold weather emergency shelter;
About 200 people rallied in support of healthcare workers outside Fairbanks Memorial Hospital on Tuesday;