In a Dec. 29 story about exposure deaths, The Associated Press misstated the last name of one of the victims. The Fairbanks man who died was Ralph James, not Ralph Samuels.
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A story Sunday about same-sex partner benefits gave an incorrect employment status for the partner of the story's subject. Maureen Longworth previously had a job with benefits, but was not a state employee.
The final sentence in a Sunday letter to the editor by Tracy L. Moore incorrectly said: "I think God put homosexuals on this Earth to test others, and He is failing miserably."
The sentence should have referred instead to the author of a previous commentary. It should have read: "I think God put homosexuals on this Earth to test others, and Grimm is failing miserably."