Two outpost offices of the National Weather Service in Alaska are finally ending what has been a bygone practice for most of the nation for almost two decades — using real human voices in radio forecast broadcasts.
Alaska State Troopers say a loaded semiautomatic gun was found in a carry-on backpack of the 26-year-old Kodiak man trying to board an Anchorage-bound plane.
After Walmart announced a Facebook competition to get fans of the musician Pitbull to perform at their nearest store location, an online movement called #ExilePitbull formed to get the “I Know You Want Me” rapper sent to the Walmart in Kodiak, Alaska.
An Alaska wildlife center has shipped off a big package — a 2-year-old male Kodiak brown bear that’s headed for a wildlife park in Sweden.
From the vantage point of the Comfort Inn parking lot near the entrance to Kodiak’s airport, traffic moves north toward downtown or south to the Coast Guard air station, the home to cutters, helicopters and rescue swimmers that aid mariners in the Bering Sea or the Pacific Ocean.