Ruby Kaleak’s part-time job is keeping polar bears away from people in a village on Alaska’s Beaufort Sea coast, so she was prepared when one of the biggest bears she’s ever seen got inside a house.
Police in Alaska say no charges will be filed in connection with a fight that broke out at a party attended by family members of former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.
The animals are unable to find enough sea ice, where they usually rest in the Arctic Ocean.
A powerful earthquake shook up a large swath of Alaska on Thursday morning, including the state’s largest city.
Police said they received several 911 calls just after midnight reporting gunshots heard outside a home
Anchorage police say a 54-year-old man was struck and killed in a hit-and-run early Saturday.
Some Alaskans choose to give part of their dividend to charitable causes through the “Pick. Click. Give.” program. This year, 26,850 recipients pledged $2.8 million to 511 nonprofit organizations
A 28-year-old Anchorage man told his brother he had strangled his girlfriend, and when his brother said he intended to call police, the man drove off with the body in the back seat of his car, police said Thursday.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich says he opposes calls by President Barack Obama to arm rebels in Syria
A 25-year-old Florida man accused of stalking Bristol Palin in Alaska after inundating her with Facebook messages is under arrest