State Senate candidate accused in welfare scheme

State Senate candidate accused in welfare scheme

The signs around south Anchorage intend to draw attention to 33-year-old Bekah Halat as a candidate for state Senate. But in June, her campaign drew attention to something it hadn't intended.

Liz Raines
Man dead in Fairview shooting

Man dead in Fairview shooting

A man was gunned down inside a home in Anchorage's Fairview neighborhood Monday evening.

Liz Thomas
Doctor describes finding child in abuse trial

Doctor describes finding child in abuse trial

Testimony started Monday in the trial of a 31-year-old Anchorage woman Echo Terry, accused of starving and abusing her adopted children.

Jennifer Summers
APD: Angry woman fires shot over construction noise

APD: Angry woman fires shot over construction noise

Anchorage Police say a woman upset over construction noise fired a shot into the air, ultimately leading to a standoff with officers.

Liz Thomas
Donlin Gold project receives two key permits

Donlin Gold project receives two key permits

One of the world’s largest gold mine prospects received two key federal permits.

Steve Quinn
Experimental seismic sensors help scientists track remote earthquakes

Experimental seismic sensors help scientists track remote earthquakes

There are more than 280 seismic sensors around Alaska and western Canada as part of the Transportable Array program.

Heather Hintze
Three Democrats vying for Gara's Anchorage House seat

Three Democrats vying for Gara's Anchorage House seat

Representative Les Gara will not be running for re-election to House District 20, a seat he's held for 16 years.
There are three Democrats in the primary that would like to take his place.

Lauren Maxwell
Ted Stevens passenger traffic taking off

Ted Stevens passenger traffic taking off

Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport second-quarter passenger traffic is up from last year, airport officials said Monday.

Steve Quinn
New law: military kids get sex assault protections

New law: military kids get sex assault protections

The Defense Department must improve how it responds to child-on-child sexual assault at U.S. military bases worldwide under a new law signed by President Donald Trump. 

Associated Press
Boost your paycheck with the IRS calculator

Boost your paycheck with the IRS calculator

Did you receive a large tax return earlier this year? Internal Revenue Service officials say if you did, you may be able to get more money on that paycheck if you use a specific calculator.

Mary Simton
Family, friends remember former Wasilla man who stole commercial airplane

Family, friends remember former Wasilla man who stole commercial airplane

Airline employee Richard Russell died after he took a commercial plane at the Sea-Tac Airport without permission and crashed it on an island in Puget Sound Friday night.

Dave Leval
APD looking for missing 13-year-old

APD looking for missing 13-year-old

Anchorage Police are asking for the public's help to find a 13-year-old girl who hasn't been seen since Sunday night.

Mary Simton

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