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.
Catherine Uschmann traded in her shin pads for shoulder pads, and is now the starting kicker for the Palmer Varsity football team.
Patty Song is breathing a sigh of relief after her home survived the fire -- others in her area weren't so lucky.
One of the little ninjas attending the Ninja pro camp at the Alaska State fair conquers the warp wall.
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.
While under partly sunny skies Friday Anchorage warms into the mid 60's.