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

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.

Gov. Dunleavy tours Mat-Su wildfires after making state disaster declaration

The disaster declaration will help release state funds to help combat the fires and reimburse residents impacted by the the McKinley and Deshka Landing fires.

Uschmann gives Palmer Football a leg up

Catherine Uschmann traded in her shin pads for shoulder pads, and is now the starting kicker for the Palmer Varsity football team.

Talkeetna area fire evacuees learn fate of their homes

Patty Song is breathing a sigh of relief after her home survived the fire -- others in her area weren't so lucky.

Little Ninja takes on the Warp Wall

One of the little ninjas attending the Ninja pro camp at the Alaska State fair conquers the warp wall.

UAA welcomes hundreds of new students to on-campus housing for the Fall semester

College move in day - it's a nerve wracking, but exciting time. This year, there are a bit more nerves as a new batch of students enter into a new semester amidst uncertainty surrounding the University of Alaska system.

Smoky but still quite nice today

While under partly sunny skies Friday Anchorage warms into the mid 60's.