One of the things that makes Nikiski so attractive to the people who live there is the same thing that makes it attractive for petty criminals: quiet, secluded neighborhoods, no cops and the space to be more or less left alone to do as you please.
Sunday afternoon, a wildfire in the Willow area prompted evacuation of 10 homes and the closure of the Parks Highway.
The Navy says many people believe this month’s training will include bombs, sonar, and exercises that will disturb commercial fishing, but say much of that is misinformation.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is investigating the deaths of several Steller sea lions southwest of Cordova.
A Texas-based company will begin drilling for oil in Cook Inlet next year using extended-reach oil wells.
A man is under arrest for allegedly vandalizing one of Kodiak’s most historic buildings, the Holy Resurrection Russian Orthodox Cathedral, and many of its contents.
The Navy’s operations are related to the joint training called Northern Edge that brings together other branches of the military. It began in the early 90s and has roots in projects like Jack Frost and Brim Frost dating to the 1970s.
The Roanoke Island’s crew, their families, legislative representatives, and coast guardsmen from sectors Anchorage and Seward came out to the Homer Elks Lodge for Roanoke Island’s decommissioning ceremony.
The Anchorage School Board passed the first reading of a new suspension policy Monday evening, but they plan to delve deeper into the issue later this summer.
From mountains to rainstorms, this sandbox can bring the natural world to life.