Alaska News August 21, 2018

By Heather Hintze: Devin Peterson sentenced to 6 years for role in Grunwald murder
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Bail set for 2 charged in Royal Suite Lodge fire
 
 
 
 
By Zaz Hollander: Would-be robber fired at restaurant employees pursuing him, police say
 
 
 
 
Sexual abuse!
By Derek Minemyer: ASD: Dimond HS hazing incident being investigated
 
 
 
 
By Mary Simton: Suspect wanted for illegally dumping fish guts
 
 
 
 
By Rachel D’Oro, Associated Press: Alaska Natives believed whale hunt was legal, feds find
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Village gets another moose hunt along with a new generator after extended outages
 
 
 
 
By Zaz Hollander: Three dead in boating accident on Kuskokwim River
 
 
 
 
By Kyle Clayton, Chilkat Valley News: Lost for 3 days near Haines, 74-year-old pastor walked, prayed and admired the stars
 
 
 
 
By Becky Bohrer Associated Press: In Tuesday primaries, Alaskans choose candidates for governor, US House, Legislature
 
 
 
 
By Ariane Aramburo: Wonder Park Elementary pep rally didn’t dissapoint
 
 
 
 
By Matt Tunseth: “Every day I wake up happy”: 2 Alaska grads return to mentor the next generation of band musicians
 
 
 
 
By Multimedia Journalist Shawn Wilson: King Tech High School offers full-time education this school year
 
 
 
 
By Heather Hintze: Newly signed legislation legalizes seed trading in Alaska
 
 
 
 
By Laurel Downing Bill: Story Time with Aunt Phil: The Glacier Pilot

Alaska News August 20, 2018

By Daniella Rivera: Man charged in crash involving stolen truck
 
 
 
 
By Mary Simton: 4 rescued by Air Guardsmen at Knik Glacier
 
 
 
 
By KTVA Web Staff: Shooting suspect arrested after fleeing police
 
 
 
 
By David Gutman and Hal Bernton, The Seattle Times: He was a jokester who complained about his job, but friends are still baffled by his fatal airplane heist
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Ketchikan shipyard building Alaska ferries expects to lay off up to 80 workers
 
 
 
 

 
By Victoria Taylor: Cremated remains of historic Alaskan actor set to return home
 
 
 
 
By Alex DeMarban: New cultural center unveils thousands of Yup’ik artifacts rescued in race against climate change
 
 
 
 
By Patrick Enslow: Tiny but mighty: Pediatric cancer survivor conquers illness, half-marathons to raise awareness
 
 
 
By Beth Bragg: Record book takes a beating and Old Glory flies at Anchorage RunFest
 
 
 
 
By Dave Leval: Former Seahawk Kelly Herndon soars again in Anchorage
 
 
 
 
By Suzanne Downing Must Read Alaska: What Was That? UNMANNED AIR FORCE RECON AIRCRAFT LANDING IN ALASKA FOR THE FIRST TIME
 
 
 
 
By Charles Wohlforth: He makes mysteries of the real grit of Arctic crime
 
 
 
 
Suzanne Downing Must Read Alaska: August 20, 2018
 
 
 
 
One Alaska Update Keeping up-to-date with Gov. Bill Walker: August 20, 2018

Alaska News August 19, 2018

By Dave Leval: Remains returned from Korean War may include Alaskan
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Officials OK license for Fairbanks marijuana testing site
 
 
 
 
By Tegan Hanlon: After months of negotiating, Providence and its nurses reach a tentative contract deal
 
 
 
 
By Tegan Hanlon: Without a contract, Anchorage teachers union plans ‘walk-in’ on first day of school
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Arctic Roadrunner on Arctic serves its last customers
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: PenAir prepares to sell assets during bankruptcy
 
 
 
 
By Loren Holmes: Find blueberries galore at the Alyeska Blueberry Festival
 
 
 
 
By Matt Tunseth Alaska Star: Healing drives Eagle River veteran’s mission to bring grieving families to Gold Star Peak
 
 
 
 
By Annie Zak: Open & Shut: A new block of businesses in South Anchorage, including Fire Island bakery
 
 
 
 
By Sean Maguire: WATCH: Alaska Greek Festival celebrates food, culture, and traditions

Alaska News August 18, 2018

By Chris Klint: Brown bears take stroll near Potter Marsh boardwalk
 
 
 
 
By Devin Kelly: JBER plans $150 million runway extension to reduce air traffic congestion
 
 
 
 
By Liz Raines: Group behind campaign ad doesn’t exist in state records
 
 
 
 
Dr. Hardesty on Bevacizumab/PARP Inhibitor Combination in Ovarian Cancer
 
 
 
 
By Scott Gross: ‘Justice for Kira:’ Owners decry dog’s Copper Center shooting
 
 
 
 
By Lauren Maxwell: Anchorage shelter offers one-stop $15 cat adoptions
 
 
 
 
“Terminus Breach” is a tower defense board game dreamed up in Alaska
 
 
 
 
By Cassie Schirm: Get out, hike and paraglide the Fishhook Trailhead
 
 
 
 
By Megan Mazurek: Mic Check in the Morning: Tayy Tarantino

Alaska News August 17, 2018

By Chris Klint: JBER paratrooper hurt in drop accident
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: 2 charged, 1 at large in Royal Suite Lodge fire
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Woman arrested after smoking on Anchorage-bound flight
 
 
 
 
By Liz Thomas: Natural Pantry employees assaulted during robbery attempt
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Troopers seek help to solve illegal caribou kills
 
 
 
 
By Steve Quinn: Federal, state and local officials meeting to talk crime
 
 
 
 
By Scott Gross: US make strides increasing presence, activity in Alaska, Arctic
 
 
 
 
By Beth Bragg: Iron Dog to decide next week whether to hold 2019 race
 
 
 
 
By Shannon Ballard: ASD nurses learning how to ‘stop the bleed’
 
 
 
 
By Becky Bohrer: Voter log changes could delay Alaska primary election results
 
 
 
 
Mat-Su kids head back to school
 
 
 
 
Mat-Su Borough School District adds new SRO position
 
 
 
 
Black bear visits FedEx airport facility, courtesy James Batman
 
 
 
 
By Megan Mazurek: Alaskan couple teaches others to live off the grid
 
 
 
 
By Daybreak Staff: Music video could score $1M to help homeless in Anchorage

Alaska News August 16, 2018

By Kortnie Horazdovsky: Wasilla Police shoot man after he stabs wife, makes threats
 
 
 
 
By Daniel Kirby: Police say argument over mother led to Fairview fratricide
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Man accused of herding salmon with paddle
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: Report describes final calls from deadly Denali crash
 
 
 
 
By Heather Hintze: Grunwald campaign plays part in jury selection
 
 
 
 
By Daniella Rivera: Illegal campaign signs spur controversy & a criminal case
 
 
 
 
By Derek Minemyer: UAA resident advisers become Alaska’s first university student overdose responders
 
 
By Jack Carney: State Officials: Narcan kits part of solution to opioid epidemic
 
 
 
 
By Cameron Mackintosh: NORAD commander calls for ‘reinvigorated’ effort to ensure military readiness in the Arctic
 
 
By Loren Holmes: Navy guided-missile destroyer visits Anchorage
 
 
By Mark Thiessen Associated Press: Shipwreck found off Alaska dates from the only WWII battle in North America
 
 
 
 
By Annie Zak, Kyle Hopkins: Alaska crime rate increased 6 percent in 2017
 
 
By Kortnie Horazdovsky: Crime up in Alaska for 2017, but plan in place say state officials
 
 
 
 
By Liz Raines: State investigators: Welfare fraud low
 
 
 
 
By Jackie Purcell: Bearly any manners! Bear opens car to grab a quick snack at Mendenhall Glacier
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: 2 captured brown bear cubs make Alaska Zoo stop
 
 
 
 
By Renee Gross: Director of KBC to retire
 
 
 
 
Mary Lou Teel 10/20/1932 – 08/04/2018
 
 
 
 
By Kari Bustamante: Rescue dogs looking for new life in Alaska

Alaska News August 15, 2018

By Chris Klint: Southcentral rattled by 4.3 earthquake
 
 
 
 
By Heather Hintze: Cellphone seizure, statements spotlighted at Johnson’s evidentiary hearing
 
 
 
 
By Joe Vigil: Police seek man accused of hitting girlfriend with 2×4
 
 
 
 
By Kalinda Kindle: APD to crack down on leaving handouts on the streets for homeless
 
 
 
 
By Steve Quinn: Sullivan closes out week-long meetings with military leaders
 
 
 
 
By Devin Kelly: Public weighs in, but no action yet on plastic bag ban in Anchorage
 
 
 
 
By Kalinda Kindle: More Alaskan parents are choosing to not vaccinate their children
 
 
 
 
By Rebecca Palsha: Andeavor prepares for a “worst case scenario” at the Port of Alaska
 
 
 
 
By Tracy Sinclare: Mapping the “San Andreas of the North”
 
 
 
 
By Zaz Hollander: State joins Alaska moose hunter in U.S. Supreme Court case — again
 
 
 
 
By Melinda Bolton: After a months-long wait, Arctic Valley gets cleared to serve beers this winter
 
 
 
 
Edible Alaska: Making the most of your produce by juicing

Alaska News August 14, 2018

By Liz Thomas: Man dead in Fairview shooting
 
 
 
 
By Mary Simton: Sterling man arrested after stolen vehicle pursuit
 
 
 
 
By Liz Thomas: APD: Angry woman fires shot over construction noise
 
 
 
 
By Jennifer Summers: Doctor describes finding child in abuse trial
 
 
 
 
By KTUU Staff: Feds: Hells Angels member charged after discovery of more than 12 pounds of meth
 
 
 
 
By Derek Minemyer: U.S. Secretary of the Navy calls for greater presence in Alaska
 
 
 
 
By Tracy Sinclare: Researchers work to pinpoint cause of seabird die-off in Bering Sea
 
 
 
 
By Cameron Mackintosh: Pipeline so far unscathed by North Slope’s strongest earthquake ever
 
 
 
 
By Richard Mauer: Another mine in the works for Alaska?
 
 
 
 
By Devin Kelly: Anchorage nears vote on plastic bag ban
 
 
 
 
By Mary Simton: Boost your paycheck with the IRS calculator
 
 
 
 
By Becky Bohrer Associated Press: Education advocate aiming to unseat longtime Alaska Rep. Don Young

In one Facebook video last month, Galvin recorded herself calling Young’s office to lament his lack of response to President Donald Trump’s summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, which both Alaska’s U.S. senators weighed in on.

The video was part tutorial — showing people how to call their congressman, down to giving them his office number — and part infomercial, saying she hopes people will call her, too, with concerns.
 
 
 
 
By Laurel Downing Bill: Story Time with Aunt Phil: Klondike Gold Rush discovery
 
 
 
 
Rasmusson Foundation: Visit to real Alaska: Our 22nd tour for outside grantmakers begins Sunday
 
 
 
 
Athabascan Woman Blog: Berry Picking Memes
 
 
 
 
The Mudflats Shannyn Moore: Time to Jump Back In
 
 
 
 
Page Publishing: Edward Henry’s New Book “Screenplay for Nome’s Polar Princess” is a True Story of Love and Lust One Hundred and Fifty Miles North of the Arctic Circle

Alaska News August 13, 2018

By Mary Simton: APD looking for missing 13-year-old
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Driver detained after pursuit of stolen car on Parks Highway
 
 
 
 
By Mary Simton: Large quake hits North Slope region again
 
 
 
 
By Sean Maguire: Police respond to shooting at Juneau gun range
 
 
 
 
By Daniella Rivera: Life on a timer: Alaska family heading to Mexico for experimental treatment
 
 
 
 
By Derek Minemyer: Anchorage locals raise money for diabetes research
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Court: Some sex offenders don’t need to register in Alaska
 
 
 
 
By Sean Maguire: Some Alaskan voters find addresses on voter ID cards not accurate
 
 
 
 
By Rhonda McBride: History at Port Alsworth garden grows along with community
 
 
 
 

By Phil Walczak / Victoria Taylor: AK Botanical Garden asks volunteers to harvest produce for charity

 
 
 
 
By Annie Zak: How Alaska’s single-family homes held their value through the recession
 
 
 
 
ASYMCA: Anchorage Edition | Week of August 13
 
 
 
 
Alaska Airlines Blog: Information on Horizon Air Aircraft, Sub Pop plane makes Alaska’s fleet sing and Alaska Airlines and Pearl Jam band together to fight homelessness

Alaska News August 12, 2018

By Derek Minemyer: Magnitude 6.4 earthquake hits near Kaktovik
 
 
 
 
By Sean Maguire: USCG rescues 2 men from Prince William Sound after pleasure cruiser runs aground
 
 
 
 
By Evan Bush, Christine Clarridge, The Seattle Times: Employee who took Horizon Air plane from Sea-Tac was quiet and well liked, says former co-worker
 
 
 
 
By Zaz Hollander: Plane crash survivor reunites with saviors 25 years after ‘miracle’ Bering Sea rescue
 
 
 
 
By Associated Press: Alaska Sen. Sullivan visits Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta residents
 
 
 
 
By Chris Klint: First of 2 new Alaska-class ferries christened in Ketchikan
 
 
 
 
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