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42 min ago | Homer News
An error made during maintenance of the National Weather Service, Anchorage, alert system caused a false tsunami alarm this morning.
1 hr ago | Homer Tribune
As always, Homer art galleries feature outstanding First Friday shows and treats for visitors who stroll by to view and possibly purchase some art this Friday, Sept.
1 hr ago | Homer Tribune
Discussions considering the hypotheticals of switching from a first class to a home rule city bring up fears about what if the new system runs amuck? What if legal snags break the "City that Works," as the City of Homer's motto describes itself, into a city that decidedly doesn't function - except in court, where Homer's city attorneys may have ... (more)
5 hrs ago | KFQD-AM Anchorage
Two residents of Fairbanks died Monday in a head-on collision on the Parks Highway and two Anchorage residents suffered serious injuries.
9 hrs ago | MRO-Esource.com
A half-year of travelling through Asia and South America, and 17,500 miles of driving through deserts, rainforests, and some of the world's busiest cities, has brought Igus' iglide on tour car to the United States, where it begins the next leg of its tour in Anchorage, AK.
This year marks the 50th anniversary of Freedom Summer, when civil rights activists from across the United States joined together to register black voters in the Deep South.
South Dakota State starting quarterback Austin Sumner broke three bones in his foot after tripping during the Jacks 38-18 loss at Missouri yesterday.
Matanuska-Susitna Borough officials are prepping for negotiations with the U.S. Transportation Department to resolve $12.3 million the borough owes the feds for its failed ferry plan.
The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night.
The Alaska VA Healthcare System has moved a nurse practitioner from Anchorage to Wasilla to treat patients at the Mat-Su VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic, a staff-strapped facility that Sen. Lisa Murkowski has flagged for investigation by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Darren Cleveland, left, hands his delighted grandmother Mary Cleveland a wooden bowl with a bent wood rim to hold as they attend the show and tell for the Nunalleq archaeological site on Wednesday, August 27, 2014, in Quinhagak.
Anchorage man uses phony badge to avoid traffic: An Anchorage man was arrested Saturday for allegedly flashing a phony law enforcement badge so he could avoid traffic while speeding down the Old Glenn Highway, Alaska State Troopers write.
An ad for an early version of John Miscovich's "Intelligiant," a device that helped automate hydraulic mining and led to improvements on big city fire trucks in New York City, Los Angeles and elsewhere.
The epidemic of sexual abuse of minors in Alaska remains a problem with an ever-elusive solution -- a problem confusing and rage-inducing enough that it's tempting to try to put it out of mind.
Safety rules being developed for Arctic vessels: Progress is being made by the International Maritime Organization on a " Polar Code " that will establish new safety and environment-protecting rules for vessel operations in the circumpolar Arctic, as well as the Antarctic, U.S. Coast Guard officials said at a meeting Friday in Anchorage.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 05:21 pm
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