Ship Creek and Bird Creek are good for silvers and pinks.
Streams are good (check regulations).
Lakes are good.
Streams in good shape. Silvers, chums, pinks and rainbows good.
Deshka, Susitna, other rivers and sloughs are good.
Clear Creek good for silvers and trout.
Sockeyes still around.
Silvers showing up.
Trout and Dolly Varden picking up.
Halibut are fantastic.
Silvers and kings are great.
Rockfish are solid; lingcod are iffy.
Bay fishing due to wind.
Limits of silvers.
Wind kept boats at the dock.
The fireweed forecast
by Rachael Penton on Aug 03, 12:02
If you’ve spent even a little time in Alaska during the summer then you’ve probably noticed it … everywhere! We’re talking about fireweed, and it’s almost bloomed to the top. “When fireweed goes to cotton, summer is soon forgotten.” Winter is on its way out whether you believe that old saying or not, and this year […]
World’s best woodcarvers compete in Alaska Cup
by Eric Ruble on Aug 03, 10:46
Woodcarving is an art form a little bit louder than most. Armed with chainsaws and blowtorches, artists at the Alaska Cup Carving Competition worked their way through massive chunks of spruce to form their masterpieces. The four-day event, now in its second year, was hosted by the Turnagain Gallery near Bird Creek on the Seward […]
Daybreak weather, Aug. 3
by KTVA Weather on Aug 03, 9:06
Anchorage Mostly sunny with highs in the low to mid 70s. Light winds. Kenai and Prince William Sound Mostly sunny with highs in the upper 60s to lower 70s. Southeast Mostly cloudy with rain showers. Highs in the 60s and 70s. Interior Mostly sunny with highs in the 70s. North Slope Cloudy with rain showers […]
Dominant pitching lifts Juneau over Service in regional qualifier
by KTVA Sports on Aug 03, 8:39
Nathan Klein struck out 16 batters, going all nine innings as Juneau topped Service 5-1 in the Northwest Class A Regional Tournament qualifier. After Chugiak clinched the Northwest Regional playoffs in Cheyenne, Wyoming, by beating Kenai in the Alaska Legion championships, the Twins were the first team chosen to represent Alaska in the lower-tiered “Class […]
Ostrander, Thomet to represent Alaska in mountain running world championships
by KTVA Sports on Aug 03, 8:26
Kenai’s Allie Ostrander and Kodiak’s Levi Thomet were selected for the US Junior Mountain Running team Sunday morning. The two will join five other US athletes competing in the 31st World Mountain Running Championships. Ostrander won the Nike Cross national championship in 2014. She’s also an experienced mountain runner, having won multiple times in the […]
Hitchhiking the world: A French woman’s journey to Alaska
by Liz Raines on Aug 03, 8:10
Nearly three years ago Florence Renault was a photojournalist at France 3, one of the biggest TV names in Europe. She had steady work and made good money as a freelancer. She was living her dream — until she says she outgrew it. At 27, she downsized her camera and life to travel the world […]
Early morning fire rips through East Anchorage trailer
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Aug 03, 7:15
A fire ripped through a trailer in East Anchorage early Monday morning, but no one was inside the home at the time. Neighbors reported the fire at a trailer on Honeysuckle Avenue off Newell Street, said Anchorage Fire Department Capt. Jared Stiglich. Flames could be seen in the mobile home’s windows when fire crews arrived. […]
Alaskan athletes bringing home 9 medals from Special Olympics World Games
by Megan Mazurek on Aug 02, 18:27
Alaska’s four Special Olympics World Games athletes are bringing home nine medals, collectively. Christine Quick earned the last of the nine in Saturday’s 4 x 50 relay. She and her team finished in first place. The World Games’ closing ceremonies will be held Sunday. The past week has been a time of reflection for the […]