ANCHORAGE — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday it is proposing to accept a state of Alaska plan for cleaning up polluted winter air in Fairbanks even as the agency presses for more stringent measures.
ANCHORAGE - The state of Alaska on Friday sued two federal agencies to overturn a ban on certain hunting techniques on national refuges and preserves, including the killing of black bear sows and their cubs in dens with the aid of artificial light. Read more
ANCHORAGE - Fairbanks prosecutors have filed felony coercion and criminal mischief charges against a man suspected of harassing a former co-worker, slashing her boyfriend's tires and threatening to burn down the man's house. Read more
ANCHORAGE - A teenager pleaded guilty Friday to first-degree murder after acknowledging that he killed his foster father two years ago because the man had taken away his vapor cigarette charger. Read more
ANCHORAGE - A 34-year-old Anchorage man tried to kill two brothers he suspected of stealing his wallet, according to state prosecutors.
Matthew Scharber is charged with attempted murder, kidnapping, felony assault and car theft in the shooting Oct. Read more