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Local football community remembers Kongaika and Renn, former player, official

The Anchorage football community is mourning the loss of former standout West Anchorage Football Player Tomasi Kongaika, and ASAA Hall of Fame official ...

USC commit Alissa Pili breaks Alaska girls basketball scoring record  USA TODAY High School Sports

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.

Freezing rain and icy roads cause dozens of crashes and close Anchorage schools  Anchorage Daily News

Icy roads amid freezing rain and rising temperatures early Friday closed Anchorage schools and university campuses, stalled traffic on the Glenn Highway and ...

Anchorage High School reunion sees alumni meet from classes 1944 - 1963

Anchorage High School alumni from classes 1944 - 1963 held their reunion Saturday to reminisce and talk about a very different Anchorage.

West and Bartlett kick off title rematch in Week 3's Tailgate Tour Game of the Week

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 ...

East takes on Arizona school in Week 2's Tailgate Tour Game of the Week

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 School District facilities prepare for new school year

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 ...

Anchorage students join in on 17 minute walk out  KTVA

Students gathered at West High School in Anchorage on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, one week after a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...

UPDATE: Signings continue as Jessee, Powers & lantto all go Division I

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 ...

Whalers kick off against the Kings in a Week 7 clash

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.

Teachers protest no contract, while District, Union bargains

Thursday morning intense negotiations over a teacher contract for the Anchorage School District began. Two mediators from Seattle spoke with the teachers ...

College-bound students graduate Alaska Middle College School

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

An Anchorage grandfather is planning to attend Monday evening's Anchorage School District board meeting to advocate that schools install metal detectors after ...

DATA VIZ: High percentages of Alaskan high school students struggle with college coursework

According to a University of Alaska Anchorage study, a high percentage of Alaskan high school students are not well prepared for college coursework.

Married man accused of sexual relationship with teen charged  KTVA

A married Anchorage man who is accused of engaging in a sexual relationship with a teen is facing sexual abuse of a minor and child pornography charges.

Anchorage students hold walk-out for shooting victims

Anchorage students participated in a walk-out Wednesday morning in respect to the victims of the Florida school shooting last week.

Eagle River's Heaphy breaks CIC record to lead Wolves at conference meet  Alaskastar

Eagle River's John Heaphy set a new Cook Inlet Conference record in the boys 100 yard breaststroke Saturday at the Cook Inlet Conference Swimming and ...

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.

Son, friend and student: Pilot killed in Willow plane crash remembered

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 ...

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.

Schools briefs for the week of Nov. 12-18  Kenai Peninsula Online

Soldotna High School. Soldotna High School will be hosting a College Goal Alaska FAFSA completion workshop for seniors and their parents on November ...

Southcentral JROTC cadets hold first ever joint awards ceremony

More than 400 JROTC cadets from Anchorage and the Mat-Su received awards Saturday afternoon in an annual ceremony at West High School.

This Season's Symphony Features Celebration | Music  Anchorage Press

From a costume contest to a tribute performance of one of the maestro's career signature pieces to the return of the symphony's accompaniment to the showing ...

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.

Cook Inlet Conference Regional basketball tournament day one

The teams of the Cook Inlet Conference regional basketball tournament duked it out to see who advances to the semifinals.

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 ...

Community Celebration honoring Dr. Martin Luther King

Diverse voices from across Alaska celebrated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy, on Sunday afternoon.

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 ...

161 Students From Across the Country Named 2018 US Presidential Scholars  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 ...

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.

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 ...

'Those guys tried to kill me', Anchorage taxi drivers share stories of attack  KTVA

It's every cab driver's worst nightmare and it came true for two men last month.

Spanish immersion schools in Anchorage raise money to help Puerto Rico

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.

Holly Brooks reflects on ski career as Alaska Sports HOF induction looms

Holly Brooks sits down with MK Burgess and talks about her illustrious career.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Artists bring 'White Christmas' to Downtown, even if the weather won't

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 ...

2018 Alaska Sports Hall of Fame class announced

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 ...

CHARGES: Woman found dead in car had been bound, beaten and shot

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Local athletes rack up team, individual titles in 2015  Alaskastar

2015 gave local sports fans quite a few thrills – especially for folks cheering for the Chugiak High School Mustangs with a few bright spots for fans of the Eagle ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

The motivation to wear the badge; 2 APD recruits tell their stories

Channel 2 News spoke with two APD recruits about why they want to become police officers - a dangerous and often thankless job.

Students, Parents Organize to Fight Education Budget Cuts  Alaska Public Radio Network

Students and Parents are mobilizing in Anchorage to fight possible education cuts and legislation that proposes a constitutional amendment allowing public ...

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 ...

Two new champs and two reigning champs in Mount Marathon Race

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.

Anchorage-based Senshi Con 2016 kicks off Saturday morning

Senshi Con 2016 has a packed weekend for convention-goers, with the fun starting at 11 a.m. Saturday morning.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

Wolves put two on all-tourney team in Delta en route to third-place finish  Alaskastar

Aaron Davis and Jacob Thompson led the Eagle River Wolves to a third-place finish at the Dean Cummings Tournament in Delta Junction last week.

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.

Movers and Shakers for Feb. 19

Kumin, an Anchorage architecture firm, has promoted staff architect Sarah Salazar to the position of associate, making her the youngest associate in Kumin's ...

“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  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 ...

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, ...

Juneau to Barrow, data shows Sanders landslide consistent across state  Alaska Public Radio Network

Alaska Democrats have overwhelmingly picked Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders as their choice for the party's presidential nominee over former Secretary of ...

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 ...

Anchorage violin shop brims with old and unusual instruments  Alaska Dispatch News

A violin from the 16th century and an upright bass with a collapsible neck are just a couple of the marvels in Petr Bucinsky's shop.

Linda Jean Picht Myers  Quad City Times

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Linda Jean Picht Myers, 54, passed away in Anchorage on Tuesday, July 15, 2014.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Bad Day Or Not We Still Aim True  Echo NEws

Eagle River High School Wolves shooters lost their Nov. 11 match against the West High School Bald Eagles 0-7. As a whole, the ERHS rifle team had a bad ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Lady Mustangs Win Cook Inlet Conference Flag Football Championship  Echo NEws

Led by what coaching staff describes as a “natural football player” with incredible ball-handling skills and an aggressive defense that just wouldn't give the Lady ...

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.

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 ...

Memorial gallery: October 2018 | Southern Idaho Local News  Twin Falls Times-News

Here, we remember south-central Idahoans who died. The photos were provided by families to accompany their obituaries in the Times-News.

Disorderly and unsafe

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 ...

Here Are The Top 150 Boys Teams In the Nation Based On Current PRs  MileSplit

Check out who the best teams in the nation are when it comes to current PRs.

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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