Hand-made spear used to kill Anchorage bear at homeless camp; man cited

A 49-year-old man has been cited for negligent feeding of wildlife after a yearling bear sniffing around the area was killed by spear Friday in East Anchorage .

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2015 Fur Rondy photos

In this gallery:

-- Mr. Fur Face Contest

-- Running of the Reindeer

-- Fur Bikini Contest

-- The Great Train Show

-- Artistry in Wood

-- Rondy Carnival

-- CANstruction

-- Outhouse Races

-- Snow Sculptures

Photos by Jeff Rivet

Fur Rondy carries on despite warm weather and cancelled sled dog race

Fur Rondy

Despite unseasonably warm temperatures that forced the cancellation of Fur Rondy's key event officials expect a good turnout for festivities.

Fur Rondy royalty announced

80th anniversary

In this video:

-- This year marks the centennial of Anchorage and also the 80th anniversary of the Fur Rendezvous celebration next month.

-- Along with 2 princesses, a queen, and a lord and lady trapper, there are a king and queen regent who are selected from within the membership of the pioneers of Alaska. 

-- The first Rondy King and Queen regent were selected in 1959 and a few years later, a…

2015 Fur Rondy Guide:

Rondy Guide
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