Dallas Seavey approaches the Iditarod finish line, photo by Elmer Bekoalok
Dallas Seavey, 4:04 a.m.
Aliy Zirkle, 4:06 a.m.
Mitch Seavey, 7:39 a.m.
Joar Leifseth Ulsom, 10:01 a.m.
Sonny Lindner, 11:50 a.m.
Mushers out of the race:
DeeDee Jonrowe, bib #16
Gus Guenther, bib #4
Mike Santos, bib #68
Linwood Fiedler, bib #32
Jim Lanier, bib #38
Jan Steves, bib #40
Cindy Gallea, bib #42
Karen Ramstead, bib #59
Jake Berkowitz, bib #37
Cindy Abbott, bib #46
Ellen Halverson, bib #24
Scott Janssen, bib #20
Lev Shvarts, bib #31
Ramey Smyth, bib #49
John Dixon, bib #45
Nicolas Petit, bib #29
Kelly Maixner, bib #13
Jeff King, bib #17
Hugh Neff, bib #61
Wasilla man sentenced to 7-plus years in prison for heroin trafficking conspiracy
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Nov 24, 15:58
A 38-year-old Wasilla man was sentenced to 7.5 years in federal prison for the part he played in a heroin trafficking conspiracy. Baretta Faatafuga pleaded guilty to conspiring to distribute more than 1.6 kilograms of heroin, with a street value of $550,000, around the Anchorage area, according to a statement from the Alaska U.S. Attorney’s […]
1 injured in Parks Highway crash near Talkeetna
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Nov 24, 14:45
A woman was flown to Anchorage for treatment after she was injured in a head-on collision along the Parks Highway Monday afternoon, Alaska State Troopers say. The woman was driving north when she lost control of her Subaru Outback, crossed the center line and collided with a southbound Dodge Ram truck at Mile 101.5 of […]
Hilcorp acquires LNG plant that supplies Fairbanks
by Associated Press on Nov 24, 14:08
Hilcorp Corp. will buy the liquefied natural gas plant that supplies Fairbanks Natural Gas. The Alaska Journal of Commerce (http://bit.ly/1xuN5nf) reports Hilcorp will buy the Point MacKenzie LNG plant from Titan Alaska LNG, a subsidiary of Fairbanks Natural Gas. Fairbanks Natural Gas President and CEO Dan Britton says the sale grew from discussions between Fairbanks […]
Parent objects to showing of drug documentary
by Associated Press on Nov 24, 11:20
A Juneau mother says her 12-year-old daughter came home from a school health class with a little too much insight into how to cook and smoke methamphetamine. The Juneau Empire (http://bit.ly/1vFP3pQ) reports Tauni Duncan objected after her daughter watched a documentary, the National Geographic Channel’s “World’s Most Dangerous Drug,” as part of a drug awareness […]
Teacher of the Week: John Bruce
by KTVA CBS 11 News on Nov 24, 10:37
You wouldn’t consider these seventh-grade algebra students football fanatics. But you can bet they know who the defending Super Bowl champions are. In a way, Seattle Seahawks fan John Bruce is like coach in the classroom, teaching his students ways to use math in the real world. “Kids always ask you, ‘why are we doing […]
Hawaii and Alaska pay more for Thanksgiving feasts
by Associated Press on Nov 24, 8:57
Residents of Hawaii pay the highest prices in the nation for their tasty birds and fixings on Thanksgiving, and Alaska feasts are almost as expensive. That’s according to an analysis by the personal finance website NerdWallet. Most food has to be flown or shipped into both states. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports (http://goo.gl/6HhPO2) that Hilo and […]
UAA rebounds with a 4-0 win against Northern Michigan
by KTVA Sports on Nov 24, 8:12
It should be a happy Thanksgiving for the UAA hockey team after a victory over the Northern Michigan Wildcats over the weekend.
UAA teams gain momentum ahead of Great Alaska Shootout
by KTVA Sports on Nov 24, 8:04
As the Great Alaska Shootout approaches, the UAA men’s and women’s basketball teams are headed in the right direction. The tournament, which kicks off Tuesday, will be held at the Alaska Airlines Center.