Tag: AK News

907 Updates May 09, 2017

By Tracy Sinclare: Guilty plea in Palmer Courtroom

By KTUU Staff: 17-foot python returns home

By Blake Essig: Sockeye Fire suspect takes the stand to defend herself

By: Danie Rivera & Lauren Maxwell: Governor Walker hits the road with budget message

By Liz Raines: Walker puts final kibosh on KABATA project

Congratulations Kristine Nick & Susan Charles!
By Anna Rose MacArthur/KYUK: Kristine Nick and Susan Charles: 2017 Kuskokwim Ice Classic and Second Chance Contest winners
Congratulations Jayne Hanna!
By KTVA Web Staff: Nunivak Island high school student receives national honor

By Travis Khachatoorian: Roadtrippin’: Roadside pit stop at a Seward Highway jerky stand

By Rebecca Palsha: Roadtrippin’: From farm to table, a salad’s journey

907 Updates May 08, 2017

By Samantha Angaiak: Friends of deceased home invasion victim say someone broke into his house again
Huh, less students to teach so less school monies needed. Is there something the students could do to help educate themselves?
By Associated Press: Alaska students rally, walk out of class to support schools
By Lauren Maxwell: University of Alaska Anchorage graduates Class of 2017
By Eric Ruble: Harvesting Alaska: UAF Experiment Farm continues thanks to USDA grant
By Tracy Sinclare: Week of the Arctic begins in Fairbanks
By Rebecca Palsha/ KTUU: Roadtrippin: Who says it’s not fun to hike with kids?
By Daybreak Staff: Mic Check in the Morning: Brooklyn Alvarado

907 Updates May 07, 2017

By KTUU Staff: 5.2M earthquake felt widely across Southcentral Alaska
By Peggy McCormack: Two Women Rescued From Steep Terrain
By KTVA Web Staff: Eastman sidesteps apology on controversial comments
City’s first S.T.E.M. school fundraises for new lab


907 Updates May 06, 2017

By KTVA Web Staff: Downtown assault, pursuit ends with arrest
By Eric Ruble Photojournalist: Rachel McPherron -Former U.S. Senate candidate says campaign manager sexually harassed her, party forced her to quit race
By Liz Raines Photojournalist: Cale Green: House calls for reprimand of two Wasilla lawmakers
By Daniella Rivera Photojournalist: Beth Peak: Anchorage community pays tribute to fallen officers
By Sidney Sullivan: DATA VIZ: Nationwide Missing Children Cases (2007 – 2016)
By Ashleigh Ebert: Roadtripping: Healthy living in Seldovia
Alaskan Book Cafe – The Long Road Home by Carolyn Bowen

2016 Rasmuson Foundation Annual Letter

2016 Rasmuson Foundation Annual Letter

907 Updates May 05, 2017

By Leroy Polk: One dead, two injured in late night Wasilla area car crash

By Blake Essig: Semantics dominate day 10 of Sockeye Fire trial

By Liz Raines: ‘He should apologize’: Lawmakers respond to Rep. Eastman’s abortion comment

By Travis Khachatoorian: New high speed internet infrastructure goes online in Arctic Alaska

By Leroy Polk / Kalinda Kindle: WATCH: Fire department puts out trash fire after truck dumps out burning contents in open parking lot

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By Dan Carpenter: Local Russian immersion graduation a first in the nation

By Dave Bendinger / KDLG: Anchorage Museum loans fully restored double-ender fishing boat to Bristol Bay museum

By Ashleigh Ebert: Roadtrippin’: Kayaking the Kachemak Bay Water Trail


OMG! It finally happened! We are sponsored by Canon!!! As I’m sure most of you know, I’m a huge Canon fanboy. So this is kind of a big deal for me. YAAAY!!! Oh and seriously, this is a very nice camera. I highly recommend this for anyone (not just moms) who might be interested in getting into photography.

907 Updates May 04, 2017

By Liz Raines: Local reporter claims lawmaker slapped him

So what is his purpose?
By Austin Baird: State lawmaker says Alaska women get abortions for travel vouchers, offers no proof

By Blake Essig: State rests its case in Sockeye Fire trial

By Rebecca Palsha: Roadtripping’: Encounters with a U-Haul full of bees

907 Updates May 03, 2017

Arrrgh! You don’t want an abortion, don’t have one. If you are a man, have a vasectomy. Where is the money coming from to “combat” abortion?
By Liz Raines: Alaska lawmakers mull measure calling abortion ‘child abuse’

University of Alaska Fairbanks glaciologist Erin Pettit, left, and graduate student Christina Carr collect radar data on Taylor Glacier. (Credit: Jessica Badgeley via CBS News)

By CBS News: Scientists solve mystery of Antarctica’s Blood Falls

By KTUU Staff: Valdez vote keeps first marijuana shop in Alaska open

By Lauren Maxwell: Mat-Su: Look out for 17-foot python


Lower ’48:
By CBS News: House of snakes: Dream home turns out to be a nightmare

JBER prescribed burns
Please be advised that you may see smoke from prescribed burns on JBER through the end of this week. JBER and the Alaska Division of Forestry are workining to reduce fine fuels in the area to lower the risk of wildfire.
Mother’s Day with the Birds: May 14th starting at 2:00pm at the Eagle River Nature Center. Join the Bird Treatment and Learning Center and its live education birds to celebrate Mother’s Day! Bring the whole family to meet a variety of birds close up anytime between 2 – 4 p.m. Admission is free, parking at the Nature Center is $5.

Mother’s Day Celebration and Opening Day at Alaska Native Heritage Center: May 14th from 10:00am to 5:00pm at the Alaska Native Heritage Center. The Alaska Native Heritage Center celebrates mothers and the opening day of its 2017 summer season. Enjoy live performances, village site tours and free admission!

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907 Updates May 02, 2017

By KTVA CBS 11 News: Update: Pilot killed in Southwest Alaska plane crash

By Ashleigh Ebert: President Trump appoints Gov. Walker to The Council of Governors

By KTVA CBS 11 News: Tripod falls in Nenana Ice Classic

By Lauren Maxwell: Researchers reveal results of study which placed pregnancy tests in bar bathrooms

By Eric Ruble: Regular trooper patrols end on busy stretch of Seward Highway, community seeks solution


By Victoria Taylor: Spenard Jazz Fest celebrates 10th anniversary


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Roadtrippin kick off with Rebecca

By Blake Essig: Roadtrippin: A visit to an urban chicken coup