Category: AK News

Alaska News November 11, 2017

By Victoria Taylor: Anchorage police investigate downtown shooting Anyone with information is asked to call APD at 786-8900.         By Caslon Hatch: Alaskan soldier killed in Afghanistan honored at Mat-Su Veterans Day Ceremony         By KTVA Web Staff: First lady Melania Trump greets soldiers, families at JBER     …

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First lady Melania Trump greets soldiers, families at JBER

First lady Melania Trump stopped at Anchorage’s Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Friday on her way back from Beijing. Source: First lady Melania Trump greets soldiers, families at JBER

Mic Check in the Morning: The Lullaby Project

They will be performing a concert at Hiland Mountain Correctional Facility on Saturday, November 18th. The show is open to the public. Helping women in prison connect with their children, The Lullaby Project teams 15 women incarcerated at Hiland Mountain Correctional Center with 15 musicians. Together they write lullabies for their c…. Mic Check in …

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Bear Valley Elementary students learn about meteorology

Melissa will be visiting schools throughout the school year. If you want her to come to your school, email her at weather@ktva.com. Bear Valley Elementary students learn about meteorology

Literary Roundup | November 10-23, 2017

Thanks to everyone who turned out last night to Jonathan White’s Reading & Craft Talk Series event in Anchorage, and to Indigo Tea Lounge for staying open after hours to host this series! Folks, don’t miss Jonathan’s appearances tonight (11/10/17) in Homer, and Saturday the 11th at UAA Campus Bookstore (details below). SOUTHCENTRAL HOMER | …

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Alaska News November 10, 2017

By KTUU Staff: First Lady Melania Trump schedules stop to visit JBER         By Michelle Theriault Boots: This Filipino-American WWII veteran lived to 104 in Anchorage. He’s finally been recognized for his service.         By Liz Raines: House calls for action on alleged harassment by Sen. David Wilson   …

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Story Time with Aunt Phil: Blue Ticketing

This week in Story Time with Aunt Phil, we take a look at the days of the Gold Rush, and how authorities handled criminals that sprung up in Alaska. Story Time with Aunt Phil: Blue Ticketing

Empowering woman veterans, celebrating the ‘sheroes’

Thank you for your service! On Thursday, the Alaska Healthcare System held a celebration to honor Alaska women veterans. Empowering woman veterans, celebrating the ‘sheroes’

House calls for action on alleged harassment by Sen. David Wilson

Leadership in the Alaska House is calling on the Senate to take action after an accusation of sexual harassment by one of its members, Mat-Su Valley Sen. David Wilson. Source: House calls for action on alleged harassment by Sen. David Wilson

On ‘Edge of Alaska,’ a bunch of everyday Alaskans making questionable decisions

Reality Check: The newest episode of “Edge of Alaska” was chock-full of the characters of McCarthy running into the obstacles of their daily lives. On ‘Edge of Alaska,’ a bunch of everyday Alaskans making questionable decisions

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