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Mountain View gets boost from new restaurant


1 injured in Abbott Loop house party shooting

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Spenard Tattoo cultivates safe space for Anchorage's diverse art scene


Parnell shows support for road to King Cove


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  • Local

    KTVA’s official statement on Charlo Greene’s departure

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 22:01

    By now many of you have seen one of our reporters use inappropriate language and quit her job during Sunday night’s newscast. We apologize. In addition, she had a personal and business stake in the issue she was reporting, but did not disclose that interest to us. This betrayed the basic bedrock of responsible journalism. […]

  • Sci/Tech

    New tablet book to teach kids about Anchorage

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 22:00

    A book that local teachers created for children is now available on the iPad. Called “Picturing Anchorage,” the book includes lessons about the municipality and its history. It was created by teachers in the Anchorage School District. An iBook version is now available to the public after it was added to the district’s second-grade curriculum last […]

  • Local

    Anchorage woman gives birth in jail

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 21:46

    An Anchorage woman gave birth Sunday morning at the Anchorage jail. Alaska Corrections spokeswoman Sherrie Daigle says the 24-year-old has been in state custody since Sept. 16 after she was arrested for shoplifting. She says the inmate, whose name is not being released, reportedly didn’t know she was pregnant. Daigle says if Corrections had known […]

  • Local

    Brisk fall weather keeps nursery staff busy

    by Heather Hintze on Sep 22, 20:38

    The leaves are changing colors, there’s a nip in the air and the first day of fall is officially here. That means Bell’s Nursery and Gifts is a busy place. Judy Eledge unloads several large hanging baskets from the back of her truck. She’s one of hundreds of Bell’s customers who count on the nursery […]

  • US/World

    U.S. begins airstrikes against ISIS in Syria

    by CBS News on Sep 22, 18:58

    The U.S. military has begun airstrikes against ISIS in Syria, CBS News has confirmed. Pentagon Press Secretary, Rear Adm. John Kirby said in a statement Monday evening that a mix of fighter, bomber and Tomahawk Land Attack Missiles were engaged in the attack. “The decision to conduct theses strikes was made earlier today by the […]

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Spenard Tattoo cultivates safe space for Anchorage’s diverse art scene

    by Sierra Starks on Sep 22, 18:24

    On a Thursday night at Spenard Tattoo, instead of closing up shop at 7 p.m., owner Kevin Harden keeps the doors open. He brings out pizza and adult beverages and uses the shop’s iMac to play some music. What appears to be the obvious makings of a party soon reveals itself as much more than […]

  • Local

    JBER issues noise advisory for Sept. 22-26

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 13:57

    If you live or work near Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, you may hear some loud booms over the next few days. Soldiers from the 716th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company are training with explosive charges. They will be detonating the charges about half a mile west of Chugiak Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. […]

  • State

    Judge rules in Alaska Native voting rights case

    by Associated Press on Sep 22, 12:27

    A federal judge has ordered the state to take additional steps to provide voting materials to Alaska Native voters with limited English. U.S. District Court Judge Sharon Gleason ordered the state to distribute translated announcements that include information on early voting, races and initiatives on the November ballot. The state must post on its website […]

  • Local

    Anchorage students celebrate International Peace Day

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 12:05

    Communities around the world took part in spreading the message of peace, including one group of students in Anchorage. Students at Anchorage Montessori School created a peace pole last year as part of a youth art project. It was on display Sunday at Town Square Park in honor of International Peace Day, which is Sept. […]

  • DayBreak

    Eagle River church organizes effort to help adoptive parents, foster families

    by KTVA CBS 11 News on Sep 22, 11:29

    One local church is lending a hand to help people in Eagle River. Alliance Christian Fellowship Pastor Brian Cook and member Crystal Neely joined Daybreak on the couch Monday to talk about a community effort to help single parents and adoptive or foster families. Impact Eagle River is an annual community outreach event. The church […]

  • State

    Missing Juneau hunter found

    by Hope Miller on Sep 22, 10:56

    Updated 3 p.m. A 20-year-old man reported missing Sunday evening on a mountain near Juneau has been found, authorities say. Monday morning, an employee at the Last Chance Mining Museum in Juneau reported seeing “a disoriented young man in the area,” according to an Alaska State Troopers online dispatch. Kevin Michaud — who had been ptarmigan hunting on […]

  • State

    Window washer falls from UA Fairbanks building

    by Associated Press on Sep 22, 10:17

    A man washing windows on a University of Alaska Fairbanks building survived a fall. The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (http://bit.ly/Z9Tye0) reports the man fell Friday afternoon from the side of the seven-story Elvey Building. The Elvey Building houses the UAF Geophysical Institute. University police and firefighters responded and say the man was conscious when they arrived. […]

  • Forecasts

    Daybreak weather, Sept. 22

    by Brett Shepard on Sep 22, 8:00

    Sunny skies and brisk conditions today in Southcentral. In the Southeast skies will be cloudy with showers at times. In the Interior skies will be mostly to partly cloudy. On the North Slope rain and snow showers will be found. Out West skies will be sunny to the south with rain north of the Norton […]

  • State

    Parnell shows support for road to King Cove

    by Heather Hintze on Sep 21, 22:00

    Gov. Sean Parnell’s trip on Friday to King Cove didn’t go as planned. The strong, 40-mph winds made it too dangerous to fly, so the governor and his staff ended up waiting in nearby Cold Bay for several hours. A small window of good weather opened up, and eventually, he was able to make it […]

  • State

    Man who escaped from Fairbanks halfway house found

    by Associated Press on Sep 21, 13:18

    A 39-year old man who escaped from a Fairbanks halfway house has been captured after police found him hiding in an apartment closet. The Daily News-Miner (http://is.gd/JinVG7) says Fairbanks police arrested Jonathan T. Harris, of Delta Junction, on an escape charge after he walked away from North Star Center. Police were responding to a disturbance […]

  • Crime

    Man accused of shooting black bear in closed area

    by Associated Press on Sep 21, 13:01

    A 42-year-old Douglas man has been charged with a misdemeanor for allegedly shooting a black bear as it rummaged through trash in his yard. James Houck is set to be arraigned Oct. 2 in Juneau District Court for shooting in an area closed to hunting. The Juneau Empire says (http://is.gd/CddBor) police began investigating after a […]

  • Football Final

    Football Final on KTVA: Sept. 20

    by KTVA Sports on Sep 21, 12:40

  • Crime

    1 injured in Abbott Loop house party shooting

    by Sierra Starks on Sep 21, 11:25

    A 17-year-old girl was transported to the hospital after a shooting at a house party early Sunday morning in the Abbott Loop neighborhood of Anchorage. At approximately 12:18 a.m., the Anchorage Police Department responded to multiple calls of domestic disturbance. Callers reported hearing gunshots outside a residence near the 6800 block of O’Brien Street. Police’s […]

  • Football Final

    High School Football Scores: Week 6

    by KTVA Sports on Sep 20, 21:17

    Saturday, September 20 South 55 West 9 Chugiak 47 East 34 Bartlett 62 Eagle River 0 Kodiak 38 Barrow 6 Soldotna 51 Homer 6 Nikiski 45 Voznesenka 0 Eielson 52 Monroe Catholic 6   Friday, September 19 Service 14 Dimond 12 Wasilla 50 Colony 20 Lathrop 28 Palmer 26 North Pole 29 Thunder Mountain 12 […]

  • Local

    Mountain View gets boost from new restaurant

    by Shannon Ballard on Sep 20, 19:07

    The secret to a great hamburger has been pondered for generations. But Andy Kriner says the answer is simple — use the family recipe. Kriner’s family is in the food business. Saturday was the grand opening of Kriner’s Burgers and Pies, the restaurant he started with his son. “I’ve always wanted a hamburger restaurant since I […]