News Minute: Here is the latest Alaska news from The Associated Press at 2:40 p.m. AKST
A 47-year-old Palmer man suspected of firing a shot in an apparent road rage episode has been charged with felony assault and misdemeanor reckless endangerment. Brian Burton was arrested Sunday. Online court documents do...
US officials granting $29 million for coastal protection
Projects to protect Texas marshes from erosion and an Alaskan village from the Bering Sea are getting help from the National Coastal Resilience Fund. They’re among 44 grants flowing through a public-private partnership...
Sports Minute: Here is the latest Washington, Oregon and Alaska sports news from The Associated Press
Payton Pritchard scored 24 points to lead No. 14 Oregon to a ragged 67-47 victory over Texas Arlington. The senior guard also led the Ducks (4-0) with eight rebounds and three assists.
Report: Plane ran off runway in fatal Alaska crash
A report on the fatal crash of a commuter plane in a remote Alaska community indicates the flight crew abandoned an initial attempt to land and faced stronger winds on their second attempt, when the plane went off the runway.
Investigation clears Alaska teacher in slavery lesson
A preliminary internal investigation has found a teacher at North Pole High School did not violate school policies or state or federal laws when teaching a Civil War course that included showing how the South's...
Investigation: Lead in some Canadian water worse than Flint
Hundreds of thousands of Canadians have been unwittingly exposed to high levels of lead in their drinking water, with contamination in several cities consistently higher than they ever were in Flint, Michigan.