6.67 magnitude earthquake rattles Peninsula

A magnitude 6.67 earthquake struck at 11 p.m. Thursday night, 80 miles northeast of Chignik, according to NOAAKTUU viewers report feeling the quake in areas across Southcentral Alaska. 

More »

Transportation Top Stories

Trooper responding to emergency injured in Soldotna rollover crash

A cruiser driven by an Alaska State Trooper and a truck rolled over in a Soldotna crash Monday evening.

Flooding prompts closure of Dalton Highway again

A little more than a month since Gov. Bill Walker issued a disaster declaration due to Dalton Highway flooding, the road that connects the North Slope to Interior is flooded again.

Police identify 2 victims of deadly Glenn Highway crash

Police on Monday identified the victims of a deadly Friday afternoon crash near the Eklutna exit of Glenn Highway.

Mat-Su officials need more state funds for rail project

In what's billed as an effort to get goods from the interior to the tidewater and vice versa, Mat-Su officials will ask the state Legislature for $110 million to help finish the Port MacKenzie Rail Extension project.

Lawmakers trying to halt federal train regs

Alaska Railroad and state lawmakers are grappling with a federal mandate that would make improvements to train safety. 

KTUU / Austin Baird

Father says family 'amazed' by community support after daughter's crash

A woman was seriously injured, and a young girl lost her legs and broke vertebrae in a Christmas Day crash on Sterling Highway near Anchor Point.


New study out on Knik Arm Crossing

The population near a proposed bridge between Anchorage and Port MacKenzie would grow “modestly” if the project goes through according to several consultants.

Anchorage Port Plan

Second time is (hopefully) the charm for Anchorage Port upgrade

Mayor Dan Sullivan and executive members of the Anchorage Port Modernization Project introduced their top choice for a concept design of the Anchorage Port.

Current Conditions

Partly Cloudy
49° F
9° C
Partly Cloudy
  • Feels Like: 49° F 9° C
  • Wind: 4 mph 6 kph at SE
  • Humidity: 74%
  • Dew point: 41° F 5° C
  • Barometer: 30 inches millibars and steady
  • Sunrise: 4:41 AM AKDT
  • Sunset: 11:13 PM AKDT
Last updated 2:53 AM AKDT on May 29, 2015