A Sailor's Life: The sacrifice of an Alaskan World War II veteran

On a day we celebrate independence, Channel 2 photojournalist Joshua Maxwell brings us the story of one of the men who fought for our freedom, a member of "the greatest generation" and World War II veteran here in Alaska who faced danger in the Pacific.

RRANN Nursing Camp

Nursing Camp program at University of Alaska Anchorage focusing on educating Alaska Native and American Indian youth of Alaska interested in a nursing career.

Redefining what the term 'old age' means

Seniors from fifty to ninety are getting up and getting fit at Anchorage Senior Activity Center.

Tuesday Evening Weather KTUU 7-16-18

Sunshine and 70s in the forecast.

Why does 75 degrees feel so hot in Alaska?

Friends and family in the Lower 48 laugh when we say it's really hot in Alaska at 75 or 80 degrees, but there's a reason that it feels that way.

Winds calm down with less clouds and more sun for Tuesday in Anchorage

Anchorage will be under cloudy skies early becoming partly sunny in the Afternoon with a high of 67 degrees Tuesday.

Monday Evening Weather KTUU 7-16-18

Shower end, sunshine takes over starting Tuesday afternoon

 

NBC News Headlines

Some migrant children arrive with illnesses after family reunification, group says

Catholic Charities in San Antonio says two kids arrived with scabies, and one had breathing issues.

Former wrestlers sue Ohio State University over alleged abuse

Coaches and administrators were "repeatedly informed" of Strauss's serial sexual abuse, according to a complaint.

José was reunited with his son — but the 3-year-old is not the same

"When I was reunited with my son, he just kept looking at me, crying. He wouldn't talk to me," a father from Honduras said.

Research (once again) suggests Shroud of Turin is fake

Scientists used blood pattern analysis research techniques to study stains on the Shroud, concluding they are inconsistent with a single position.

Inside the last Blockbuster video store in America

In 2004, the world was home to about 9,000 Blockbuster outlets. By 2013, the last remaining corporate-owned stores had closed, but privately owned locations were able to license the Blockbuster brand.