...weather, environment and lack of basic infrastructure and resources that the rest of the country enjoys, he said. - DAN JOLING, Associated Press The NTSB also said the FAA in Alaska itself should be reviewed. A second, non-urgent recommendation...
ANCHORAGE - Statewide political candidates Wednesday got a chance to say how they would shape the future for Alaskans who won't even be able to vote for at least four years.
ANCHORAGE - An Alaska village sued the U.S. Interior Department on Wednesday after it rejected a road through a national wildlife refuge that could improve access to emergency flights at a nearby all-weather airport.
ANCHORAGE - Alaska has been referred to as ground zero for climate change because of its proximity to a vulnerable polar region where effects are accelerated.
ANCHORAGE - The widow of a Coast Guardsman shot to death two years ago at a Kodiak communications station was called by defense attorneys Thursday to answer questions about their marital problems, their finances and her familiarity with the murder scene.
ANCHORAGE - The Coast Guard civilian charged with killing two co-workers at a Kodiak communications station told an FBI agent he was late getting to work the day of the deaths because he returned home to change a soft tire, but he had no explanation for why the trip of a few miles should have taken more than 34 minutes.James Wells, 62, is charged in federal court with two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of Richard Belisle, 51, and Petty Officer First Class James Hopkins, 41, shortly after they arrived for work around 7 a.m. April 12, 2012.
ANCHORAGE - The nail found in the truck tire of the man charged with killing two co-workers at a Kodiak Coast Guard facility likely was inserted mechanically, not picked up along a roadway, a tire expert said Monday. The weathered nail, about 3.
ANCHORAGE - The U.S. Department of Energy is looking for research proposals that could advance what's known about methane hydrates. They are considering it a potential new source of fossil fuel. Methane is the main ingredient of natural gas.
ANCHORAGE - The attorney for the man charged with killing two co-workers at a Kodiak Island Coast Guard communications facility offered a medical explanation Tuesday for his client's whereabouts during the shooting.
ANCHORAGE - Avalanche conditions remain too unstable to clear a highway into the Alaska city of Valdez, state transportation officials said Tuesday.
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