ANCHORAGE - The federal appeals court for the West on Wednesday issued a temporary halt to gay marriages in Alaska, just hours before most couples would be allowed to tie the knot.
ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Until his plea, Kenneth Rarick was among 2,800 convicted sex offenders who are about to be dropped from Alaska's sex offender registry.
Calling the move a last resort, a coalition of Alaska Native villages, commercial fishing organizations and Cook Inletkeeper are suing the Environmental Protection Agency challenging the general permit recently issued by the agency allowing the oil and gas industry to continue dumping toxic wastes into Cook Inlet.
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