A 5-year-old boy riding a bike on Saturday afternoon in Bethel was struck by a SUV and killed, Bethel police said. Police are investigating. Richard Engebreth of Bethel was driving an SUV on Atsaq Street when Preston Payne and another child rode their bikes into the street, a preliminary investigation found.
THAAD test previously scheduled in June. Now 14/14 in successful attempts. Note: THAAD used against short and medium range missiles not ICBMs.
U.S. Missile Defense Agency says THAAD anti-ballistic missile in Alaska shoots down intermediate-range ballistic missile in a test
A Fairbanks man was last seen kayaking the Chena River last week. He has since been reported overdue. 36-year-old Sean Murphy hadn’t returned from his trip. He departed Thursday from a Chena River access point at the end of Chena Small Tracts Road, but his ultimate destination and route weren’t known. He is believed to have continued down the Tanana River. He is aboard a red, single-seat kayak.
Alaska Gov. Bill Walker said Monday that the state will not turn over its voter data to President Donald Trump's election and voter fraud commission after the commission itself put its request on hold because of a lawsuit.
A Jail inmate is facing attempted-murder charges after investigators said he stabbed his cellmate in the eyes with a pencil last week, before being restrained by correctional officers using a Taser and pepper spray.
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A home in west Anchorage neighborhood was hit by a plane Sunday afternoon. No one was injured in the crash, and the pilot was able to get out of the wreckage of the Cessna 180 by himself.
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Former President Barack Obama charms a seemingly stoked Alaskan baby
An Alaska bank has joined the world’s most famous sled dog race as a major sponsor.
High-tech hiker — Americorp intern sports google trekker to capture footage of Anchorage parks and trails.
Two rescued black bear cubs are at the Alaska Zoo, but you’ll have to hurry if you want to meet them. Both cubs, a male and female, are going to be new residents at the San Francisco Zoo– and they could leave Alaska as early as this weekend.
Kenai Police Officer shoots ‘aggressive’ bull during attempt to corral loose cattle.
Scruggs the missing Iditarod dog has been found.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 43km SW of False Pass, Alaska
@lisamurkowski: I questioned @EPAScottPruitt on the EPA’s FY18 budget request, discussing issues critical to Alaskans.
@lisamurkowski: Stop it! The Presidential platform should be used for more than bringing people down.
Anchorage, Alaska shooting at 100 block of Grand Larry Street: no casualities
The former treasurer for an Anchorage youth hockey association has been charged with stealing $180,000 from the group.
Aliy Zirkle’s retired Iditarod sled dog missing. Scruggs is an Alaskan Husky with bright blue eyes with a white face and brown ears. He’s wearing a red collar with silver tags that still have Zirkle’s contact information.
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A man accused of plowing his car into eight others earlier this month had a very high blood alcohol content of nearly five times the legal limit.
Anchorage, Alaska shooting at 1300 block of P St: no casualities
Black bears kill 2 in Alaska, including teen who called brother while being chased.
A black bear killed a 16-year-old runner while he was competing in an Alaska race on Sunday.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 - 74km SE of Atka, Alaska
Volunteers looking for two missing boaters from Wales say they have found parts of their boat. Alaska State Troopers say 21-year-old Timothy Miligrock and 14-year-old Damian Soolook left Wales in a wooden rowboat early Sunday morning.
Search and rescue volunteers and K9s from across Alaska participated in a statewide water rescue training in the Mat-Su Valley over the weekend.
IS claims via Amaq a suicide bomb attack in the city of Karbala. Iraq
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Prattville, Ala., police officer shot in chest after responding to a domestic violence call; suspect dead
Anchorage, Alaska shooting at Boniface and Debarr Rd: 1 injured
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 37km SSW of Tanaga Volcano, Alaska