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Alissa Pili, a USC commit from Alaska, set a state scoring record for girls basketball, though it's uncertain if it goes across all classes.
West and Bartlett kick off title rematch in Week 3's Tailgate Tour Game of the Week KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Heading into the third week of the Alaska Prep Football season and two of the state's top programs will meet Friday for the KTUU ...
Anchorage School District facilities prepare for new school year KTUU.com
As summer comes to a close, so too does the window for the Anchorage School District to complete summer construction projects before doors re-open for ...
East takes on Arizona school in Week 2's Tailgate Tour Game of the Week KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — With Week 2 of Alaska Prep Football upon us it's time to choose the KTUU Tailgate Tour Game of the Week. It will be East High ...
Anchorage High School reunion sees alumni meet from classes 1944 - 1963 KTUU.com
Anchorage High School alumni from classes 1944 - 1963 held their reunion Saturday to reminisce and talk about a very different Anchorage.
UPDATE: Signings continue as Jessee, Powers & lantto all go Division I KTUU.com
Brody Jessee, Izzy Powers & Mikayla lantto added their names to the growing list of Alaskans who signed their National Letters of Intent to play Divsion I sports ...
Teachers protest no contract, while District, Union bargains KTUU.com
Thursday morning intense negotiations over a teacher contract for the Anchorage School District began. Two mediators from Seattle spoke with the teachers ...
Whalers kick off against the Kings in a Week 7 clash KTUU.com
The KTUU Tailgate Tour will head to Utqiagvik for our game of the week between the Barrow High School Whalers and Ketchikan Kings on Saturday at 1:00 PM.
College-bound students graduate Alaska Middle College School KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Alaska Middle College School is an opportunity for Anchorage high school juniors and seniors to take college-level coursework.
Anchorage grandfather wants metal detectors in schools to prevent shootings KTUU.com
An Anchorage grandfather is planning to attend Monday evening's Anchorage School District board meeting to advocate that schools install metal detectors after ...
Anchorage students hold walk-out for shooting victims KTUU.com
Anchorage students participated in a walk-out Wednesday morning in respect to the victims of the Florida school shooting last week.
Cook Inlet Conference Regional basketball tournament day one KTUU.com
The teams of the Cook Inlet Conference regional basketball tournament duked it out to see who advances to the semifinals.
Channel 2 Sports hits the road -- Catch us at Friday's Tailgate Tour Game of the Week! KTUU.com
Channel 2 Sports' MK Burgess and Patrick Enslow will be live from one Alaska High School Football game every week for the Tailgate Tour Game of the Week.
Southcentral JROTC cadets hold first ever joint awards ceremony KTUU.com
More than 400 JROTC cadets from Anchorage and the Mat-Su received awards Saturday afternoon in an annual ceremony at West High School.
Surprise announcement recalls the year Grateful Dead played West High auditorium Alaska Dispatch News
Nearly 37 years after being part of Alaska's greatest Outside musical spectacle, Bob Weir is returning to perform in the state.
Robert (Bob) Gillam | Obituaries Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
Born on the banks of the Chena River in Fairbanks, Alaska, local entrepreneur Bob Gillam passed away at sunset on a beautiful autumn afternoon in Anchorage ...
The Catch: Hail Mary lifts West past East Anchorage Press
One of the beautiful things about high school sports is all the things they tell us about a state and its cities, towns and neighborhoods. Each year these expos in ...
Son, friend and student: Pilot killed in Willow plane crash remembered KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A deadly plane crash in Willow has claimed the life of a pilot, but family members say he was much more than just a young man who ...
17-year-old entrepreneur opens streetwear brand in Dimond Center Anchorage Press
While most recent high school graduates are enjoying some time off before going to college, Deven Jackson has other plans. The 17-year-old graduate of West ...
Prep softball, baseball now in full swing Alaskastar
A Chugiak baserunner slides into home during the Mustangs vs. West high school softball game on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Albrecht Fields. (Star photo by ...
Begich, Dunleavy spar in head-to-head gubernatorial debate The News Tribune
Democrat Mark Begich and Republican Mike Dunleavy tangled over crime and education during a one-on-one statewide debate in the race for governor in ...
Alaska female running community rallying around man KTVA
After years of rallying around women, an Anchorage man battling cancer is finding women are with him every step of the way.
How students could lead a winning gun control vote in Alaska Anchorage Daily News
Taking guns out of volatile situations would save lives in Alaska. Teens empowered by the Parkland movement could hold the key.
Three Alaskans Named to the Biathlon International Competitions Echo News
After days of biathlon racing at Soldier Hollow, Utah, three Alaskans made Team USA to compete in the Youth and Junior World Championship.
Holly Brooks reflects on ski career as Alaska Sports HOF induction looms KTUU.com
Holly Brooks sits down with MK Burgess and talks about her illustrious career.
Crissilin CO Cruz | Obituaries Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
A resident of Anchorage and Palmer Alaska passed away on September 15, 2018. A *service* was held at Saint Michael Parish, 432 East Fireweed Ave. Palmer ...
Community Celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King KTUU.com
Diverse voices from across Alaska celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy, on Sunday afternoon.
149 runners turn out for 4th annual Maddy's Run fundraiser at ERHS Alaskastar
Mark Eagles and Emily Walsh won their first Maddy's Run 5K race championships Saturday at the fourth annual event at Eagle River High School.
A look back at Week 3: Eagle River win could make NLC more interesting Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
Let's face it folks. For the four teams in the Northern Lights Conference not named the Soldotna Stars, it's been a race for No. 2. The five-time defending ...
161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars | US Department of Education U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 54th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...
Here are the people challenging Don Young for Alaska’s sole congressional seat Anchorage Daily News
Several candidates are vying for the Democratic ticket.
2018 Alaska Sports Hall of Fame class announced KTUU.com
ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - Climbing seven mountain peaks is a feat to be proud of. Climbing the highest peak on each of the seven continents – that's something to ...
Prop 1 could mean long-awaited repairs for Romig library quake damage youralaskalink
The quake closed the library for several weeks as ceiling tiles that littered the floors were cleared and emergency repairs, made. But the quick fix only meant to ...
Artists bring 'White Christmas' to Downtown, even if the weather won't KTUU.com
Not feeling the Christmas cheer yet? Here's an idea, check out the store front windows in downtown Anchorage. Dozens of high school artists paint Christmas ...
Spanish immersion schools in Anchorage raise money to help Puerto Rico KTUU.com
This Friday will be the second fundraiser at Romig Middle school for the people in Puerto Rico who lost almost everything because of Hurricane Maria.
Miss Alaska, there and back again | Local News Stories Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
*Fresh* off her top-15 finish at Miss America, Klapperich to emcee Miss Anchorage Saturday.
CHARGES: Woman found dead in car had been bound, beaten and shot KTUU.com
The body of a woman found dead in a Subaru that crashed late Monday night in Airport Heights had been hidden in the car under a sleeping bag with signs of ...
Anchorage schools’ program for immigrants is a model for the nation Alaska Dispatch News
Anchorage is “doing it right” when it comes to integrating refugees into the school district's education program, an expert says.
Earthquake info : M5.0 earthquake on Sun, 13 Jan 16:45:54 UTC / SOUTHERN ALASKA - 366 experience reports VolcanoDiscovery
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies. Time, Mag. / Depth, Location, Map, Source. Sun, 13 Jan 2019. Sun, 13 Jan 16:45 UTC, M 5.0 / 33.4 ...
Local athletes rack up team, individual titles in 2015 Alaskastar
Ty Jordan of Chugiak followed up state track titles in the 800 and 1,600 with a win in the state cross country meet. Photo by Michael Dinneen for the Star.
How an Anchorage teen motorcyclist finished Columbia University at age 18 Alaska Dispatch News
Zoe Danner was born with an amazing brain and amazing drive. In Anchorage schools, she didn't fit in.
JROTC cadets attend Summer Leadership Camp at JBER Alaskastar
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska -- Students from 10 Alaska high schools participated in the Junior ROTC Summer Leadership Camp at Joint ...
Sign wars: Dunleavy signs up the ante Must Read Alaska
THESE SIGNS PRACTICALLY SAY 'STEAL ME'. A new “gorgeous sign campaign” is rolling out from the Dunleavy for Alaska political action committee and it's ...
Alaska ripe for stories of supernatural Echo News
The 49th State abounds in ghost stories. They make good subject matter for those sitting around a campfire on a summer evening.
DA: Teens shot into a home, then into a party bus. Now they’re facing charges in a woman’s death. Alaska Dispatch News
Christopher Wayne Espiritu-Simpson, 19, appeared in court Sunday. He and an unidentified juvenile face charges in the shooting death of Juanita Lolesio in ...
Midshipman returns home to speak to Naval Academy hopefuls Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
WASILLA — Wilton Farmwald returned to Alaska as a Midshipman in the United States Naval Academy this Thanksgiving week. The academy is geared for ...
APD searching for shooting suspect near Central Middle School Alaska Public Radio Network
UPDATE: Anchorage police report they made contact with shooting suspect Tommy Rumph in the area of 29th Ave. and Willow Dr. where he surrendered ...
Wolves put two on all-tourney team in Delta en route to third-place finish Alaskastar
Eagle River's Jacob Thompson puts a shot up against East's DiQues Esaw, left and Jarod Williams on Jan. 8. Thompson earned all-tourney honors last weekend ...
Ballot lineup set for Anchorage election in April Alaska Dispatch News
Anchorage's city election is less than two months away. Filing for Assembly and School Board seats closed Feb. 10, and Tuesday was the last day to drop out.
The motivation to wear the badge; 2 APD recruits tell their stories KTUU.com
Channel 2 News spoke with two APD recruits about why they want to become police officers - a dangerous and often thankless job.
Student leaders selected for JCamp 2018 GlobeNewswire
SAN FRANCISCO, May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has selected talented high school students from ...
Two new champs and two reigning champs in Mount Marathon Race KTUU.com
The eyes of Alaska's sporting world fall on the seaside city of Seward every Fourth of July, and this year's ninetieth installment of Mount Marathon is under way.
McKendree Sweeps Division I Opponents Southern Illinois and Saint Louis Swimming World Magazine
(O'FALLON, Ill., Oct. 20) – The McKendree University swimming and diving program hosted four teams in a meet on Saturday afternoon. The men's team swam ...
Step right up and get your new Anchorage Assembly and School Board here Must Read Alaska
(NOTE: UPDATED FEB. 15, 2017). If you're in Anchorage, there's an election in your future — and it could be important to your future. Voting is April 4 for the ...
Anchorage-based Senshi Con 2016 kicks off Saturday morning KTUU.com
Senshi Con 2016 has a packed weekend for convention-goers, with the fun starting at 11 a.m. Saturday morning.
Senshi Con 2017 set this weekend at Dena'ina Center Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
Senshi Con 2017: Saturday, Sept. 30 and Sunday, Oct. 1at the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center.
Incredible tales from Alaskans who helped end the Cold War Alaska Public Radio Network
In a time when the political climate paints our country and Russia as very distrustful of one another, we're bringing you a show about a time when Alaskans and ...
Sports Camps Alaska Dispatch News
Is your little one the next Michael Jordan, Mo'ne Davis or Karate Kid? Channel that energy with a program where they can improve their skills.
East High School junior Kendra Nethery takes home a new Jeep Renegade; four students each receive 50000 Alaska Airlines Miles Alaskastar
ANCHORAGE– Tuesday, at the Drive for Perfect Attendance grand finale, five high school students were rewarded for having perfect attendance throughout the ...
Alaska Dems gather across state to pick party's presidential nominee Alaska Public Radio Network
By 9:30 a.m. the parking-lot at Anchorage's West High school was overflowing onto side-streets, with cheerful lines of Democratic caucus-goers formed outside ...
Jennifer Arlyne Spindler | Obituaries Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
Anchorage resident, Jennifer Arlyne Spindler, 42, died at home in Anchorage, Alaska on September 21, 2014 due to complications from cancer.
Berkowitz Emphasizes New Tone for a New Anchorage in Inaugural Address Alaska Public Radio Network
Ethan Berkowitz formally became the new Mayor of Anchorage on Wednesday. The celebration downtown was a marked departure from past inaugurations, ...
“Kudos” to the Eagle River High School Air Force JROTC Echo NEws
Members of the ERHS Air Force JROTC drill teams collectively took second place overall while competing on Sat., Dec. 3, at the Interior Drill Competition held at ...
141 Students from Across the Country Named 2014 US Presidential Scholars | US Department of Education U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today announced the 50th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 141 high school seniors for their ...
Chugiak, Eagle River girls to battle in first round of CIC basketball tourney Alaskastar
A locals-only contest on a busy night at Chugiak high will highlight the first round of the Cook Inlet Conference basketball tournament.
Inside the crash that killed Citari Townes-Sweatt Anchorage Daily News
Citari Townes-Sweatt, 20, stopped home to change clothes after her shift at Costco. She picked out a cute brown-and-white dress, posted a selfie to Instagram ...
Is Anchorage ready for another Great Alaska Earthquake? Anchorage Daily News
Imagine this: At 1:36 p.m. on April 1, 2014, a 9.2 earthquake struck Anchorage. At least 530 people died during the four-minute quake. Another 6000 sustained ...
NXN Northwest Girls Team Scores: Jesuit Looks To Win Again MileSplit
Based on 2017 PR's the ladies from Jesuit (OR) have the best shot at winning the NXN Northwest Region this year. If the team can run similar times to their 2017 ...
Satterberg named best attorney | Readers Choice Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS - William Satterberg may be best known as a criminal defense attorney, but he's handled just about every type of case you could think of in the ...
NXN Northwest Will Be A Battle Of Washington's Best MileSplit
Central Valley (WA), looks strong once again this year which is why they are also ranked No. 17 in our MileSplit50 subjective rankings. In 2017 they were the ...
De Soto inducts 7 members into inaugural Hall of Fame class The Dispatch
De Soto — De Soto High School has been in a big transition period over the past year between moving from Class 4A-I to 5A and preparing to move from the ...
Opinion/Letter: BILL WALKER, ALASKAN TO THE CORE By Donna Walker SitNews
May 08, 2013. Wednesday. When my husband, Bill Walker, recently announced his intentions to seek the 2014 Republican gubernatorial nomination, I had the ...
Mike Dubke to White House? Ambassador Gillam? Jerry Ward at Education Must Read Alaska
After being spotted at the White House on Thursday, Mike Dubke, a well-known figure in Alaska political circles, is said to be positioned to become White House ...
Chugiak Mustangs trample South Wolverines Alaskastar
The Chugiak High Mustangs decisively defeated the South High Wolverines 27-12 at Anchorage Football Stadium Saturday, Aug. 29. “I thought we came out a ...
The Creepiest Urban Legend in Every State Thrillist
From dark vortices to ravenous beasts and gates to hell, these are the creepiest urban legends America has to offer.
Big Lake Lions Recreation Center is on pace to reopen Nov. 1 Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman
BIG LAKE — What started as an unheated, unrefrigerated ice rink in 2010 is maturing into a powerful economic engine and a community center.
Wilson Justin crafts a fulfilling life from no plan Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Wilson Justin is a respected Alaska Native elder whose varied career has included big game guiding, land planning, acting as health director for ...
Disorderly and unsafe craigmedred.news
The winter meeting of the Alaska Board of Fisheries is months away but already the weirdness has begun. At a work session in Kenai-Soldotna this week, the ...
Virtual Meet: Scoring The Top 150 Boys Teams So Far In 2017 MileSplit
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Tomorrow Is Doctor Who Day - Where Will You Be? Bleeding Cool News
The first issue of Doctor Who: The four Doctors was published on Wednesday. And on Saturday, Titan Comics have organised hundreds of comic stores, ...
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