Alaska State Troopers in Fairbanks said a man reported being robbed at gunpoint Saturday morning.
The U.S. Olympic women's cross country ski team participated in the 4x5km relay.
Alaska State Troopers say a man housed in the Mat-Su Pretrial facility assaulted a correctional officer and brought in a "large amount" of illicit drugs.
Anchorage Police Department has taken a man into custody who was wanted in connection to a homicide and robbery investigation.
"If all our government and president can do is send 'thoughts and prayers,' then it's time for victims to be the change," said one student.
Facebook said Saturday it will start using mailed postcards to verify the identities location of election ad buyers. It comes after alleged Russian actions.
A report published by the APA says that fewer than 1 percent of firearm homicides are committed by a person diagnosed with a mental illness.
"There's no disrespect or insensitivity intended by this long-planned gun show," a statement from organizers said.
It was the strongest recorded earthquake in the area for more than 100 years, according to the British Geological Survey.