Notorious stretch of the Seward Highway to see big improvements

Officials say a multi-year project will begin next week to improve a notorious stretch of the Seward Highway between Girdwood and Portage.


Fairbanks police have identified the victim in this morning's homicide.


April 20th is a big day for cannabis consumers, and people in the marijuana business. It's commonly known among smokers as 4/20. Pot shops in and around the Anchorage bowl were burning through product.



Oil spill clean-up efforts in Port William, in Shuyak strait, ended Friday, according to an announcement from the U.S. Coast Guard. Over the course of the oil spill response, workers collected a total of 1,878 bags of oily waste.


Alaska's unemployment rate remains high, steady


Pinned and promoted, 10 officers take on new roles at APD


Pichon pours heart into volunteering


Notorious stretch of Seward Hwy to get upgrades


JPSS-1 Satellite Provides Views of River Ice


Sunshine appears over the weekend in Southcentral


Alaska Senate makes statement supporting net-neutrality


How to avoid missing out on travel freebies


JPSS-1 Satellite Provides Views of River Ice


Student walkout, counter protesters at Dimond High School


Sikta bear sanctuary expands black bear enclosure


Good aurora chances despite solar minimum


North Korea says it will suspend nuclear and missile testing


Anchorage softball teams get ready for upcoming season


Anchorage athletes put pen to paper


Driver from fatal 2015 bus crash indicted for homicide by grand jury


Fairbanks man shoots pit bull that attacked smaller dog


Kasuun students learn the weight of food waste


Small cruise company hopes to stretch tourism season


Risky but not illegal, drivers 'block in' woman charged with DUI


Temperatures back in the 50s for the weekend


Pebble Project protestors rally as Army Corp of Engineers scoping continues


Company launches spring Alaska cruises to extend season


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