These Anchorage drivers are part of an unhappy, but growing club

After a record year for car thefts in 2017, the rate of stolen vehicles reported across the city has remained high into the new year. And some drivers say that even when they get their car back, they don't always keep it for long. (NOTE: Dawn Dupps is a car theft victim, not a police officer.)

Dry on Friday in Anchorage and that carries into Saturday before storms

With a high of 62 degrees and a low of 53 in Anchorage Friday we will be partly cloudy to mostly cloudy with partly cloudy skies this evening.

Mat-Su Borough School District adds new SRO position

Mat-Su school enrollment continues to grow and so does the concern for school safety. A new SRO position was added to help protect students.

2019 Iron Dog Race in jeopardy; hangs in balance of Tuesday board vote

The Iron Dog board announced Thursday the possibility of not having a race in 2019 on top of the resignation of Jim Wilke and Skip Boomershine from the Iron Dog Board of Directors.

Crime by the numbers: Report details rising crime

The total crime rate in Alaska increased by 25 percent over the last five years according to Department of Public Safety Commissioner Walt Monegan.

Archbishop of Anchorage on PA sexual abuse report

Archbishop Paul Etienne speaks about the local impacts of grand jury report detailing decades of abuse at the hands of Catholic priests in Pennsylvania.

WATCH: State unveils 2017 Crime Report (Part 1)

Watch the first part of the press conference in which the State Departments of Public Safety and Law present the 2017 crime report for Alaska.


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10-year-old girl and woman, 18, killed in Toronto shooting

"I know that it could have been worse," the Canadian city's police chief said.

Trump's loud tweet was part of a detailed strategy to squeeze Iran

Analysis: The pre-planned strategy was timed to set the stage for the re-imposition of U.S. economic sanctions on Iran three weeks from now.

To dismiss Sandy Hook suit, Alex Jones compares self to Woodward, Bernstein

"The First Amendment simply does not protect false statements about the parents of one of the worst tragedies in our nation's history," said Bill Bloss, an attorney who represents the families.

Florida's 'stand your ground' under scrutiny after father killed

"He was just trying to protect us," said the girlfriend of Markeis McGlockton, a 28-year-old father of three who was killed during a parking space dispute.