Great weather is moving back in, and it will stick around for the next 7 days. Highs will be in the mid 50s with overnights dropping to lower 30s in some locations. Its looking like a picture-perfect way to head into fall for Anchorage and all areas of the Southcentral.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
The University of Alaska Board of Regents gave thumbs down to a proposal to boost tuition by 4 percent. UA President Pat Gamble proposed the increase for the 2015-16 academic year, saying the move would raise about $4 million as the system navigates tight budgets. The university faced a $26 million budget gap this year […]