Streams are fair for silvers and trout, but make sure to check regulations.
Ship Creek clean-up and BBQ Sunday at 10 a.m.
Streams are OK for rainbow trout.
Silver fishing is past it’s prime but still decent.
Silver fishing on the Yentna River and Fish Creek is still good.
High water on the Kenai River has slowed down fishing.
Russian River trout fishing is fair.
Quartz Creek Dolly fishing is winding down.
Halibut fishing is still very good.
Silver fishing is great.
Still a few kings coming in.
Rock fishing is good.
JBER: active-shooter drill will cause gate closures, loud noises
by Shannon Kemp on Jan 28, 23:09
An active-shooter drill will be held at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson starting Thursday, base officials say. Starting at 7 a.m. on Thursday, the drill will test the ability of base personnel to respond to a situation similar to those faced by the victims of the Ft. Hood shooting near Killeen, Texas on Nov. 5, 2009, during […]
Event for Anchorage’s homeless connects hundreds to resources
by Shannon Ballard on Jan 28, 22:32
A major humanitarian event called Project Homeless Connect worked to help nearly 800 people take steps towards permanent housing in Anchorage today. James Guisgetti was one of those people. He says he has been in and out of homes for 10 years. “I lost my job and therefore I couldn’t pay my rent,” said Guisgetti. “I […]
Lack of funds hinder intersection improvements in South Anchorage
by Dave Leval on Jan 28, 22:11
Alaska’s budget issues continue to throw up more roadblocks for construction projects around town, according to the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities. The DOT wants to improve nine intersections around South Anchorage, including the one at Rabbit Creek Road and Golden View Drive. The department says the intersection has more crashes than most, and it’s been […]
Bean’s Cafe soup road show back in Anchorage
by Heather Hintze on Jan 28, 19:00
There’s a soup showdown in town, a bean brawl to see which of Bean’s Café’s four flavors is a favorite for 2015. “Some people really get into it,” said marketing outreach coordinator Laura Nelson. “This is our second year doing this, and people really enjoy trying them. They like to talk to their friends about […]
Walmart stocks shelves with Alaskan seafood
by Bonney Bowman on Jan 28, 18:51
A retail giant is now offering a wider selection of Alaskan seafood products. Walmart originally planned to stop selling Alaskan salmon, because the industry decided to stop paying for an outside group to certify the fish as sustainable. Sen. Lisa Murkowski and former Sen. Mark Begich both lobbied the chain to reconsider, since sustainable harvest […]
Alaska lawmakers wait for marijuana bill rewrite that ‘reflects the will of the voters’
by Sierra Starks on Jan 28, 18:03
Alaska lawmakers have tabled a bill on how to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana, saying they’re waiting for a bill rewrite that more accurately reflects what Alaskans asked for when they voted in November. After voters approved the ballot initiative to legalize marijuana in Alaska, the goal is now to pass a bill by Feb. […]
APD seeking whereabouts of missing 14-year-old
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Jan 28, 15:16
The Anchorage Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 14-year-old girl who is considered a runaway. Police say Janessa Rodrigo-Legarda was last seen leaving school at 12:30 p.m. Jan. 15. She is described as 4’5″ tall, weighing roughly 110 pounds. She was last seen wearing a black North Face fleece jacket, black […]
Authorities investigate Anchorage inmate death
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Jan 28, 15:10
A 33-year-old inmate’s death is under investigation after he became combative with corrections officers and was restrained, authorities say. Anchorage police brought Larry Kobuk of Anchorage to the Anchorage Correctional Complex Tuesday around 10:45 p.m. During prisoner intake he was “noncompliant” with corrections officers’ verbal commands, according to an online dispatch from Alaska State Troopers. […]