(PALMER, Alaska) -- Two people, including a 9-year-old boy, were injured in a bear attack while hunting in Alaska, authorities said. The child suffered serious injuries, while a man sustained minor injuries, Alaska State Troopers said. The incident occurred Tuesday around 6:30 p.m. local time near... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A powerful storm is bearing down on western Alaska, with historic tidal surges, damaging winds and widespread power outages expected throughout the weekend. As is typical for fall storms in Alaska, this one was a typhoon at one point. The remnants of post-tropical... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, is projected to have clinched a spot on Tuesday in the general election, ABC News reports, rebuffing an effort led by former President Donald Trump to unseat her. Murkowski was among the top four vote-getters in Alaska's Senate... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Tuesday's primaries in Alaska and Wyoming will spotlight two big Republican detractors of former President Donald Trump -- and now two big targets of his revenge tour this election cycle. The incumbents, Sen. Lisa Murkowski and Rep. Liz Cheney, may also see... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- On Tuesday, for the first time, Alaska voters will use ranked-choice voting -- and it'll be for a special general election to fill the state's only House seat following the death of Republican Rep. Don Young. Three candidates advanced from a crowded special... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A Norwegian cruise ship has canceled its nine-night Alaskan trip after the ship crashed into an iceberg off of the Alaskan coast on Saturday. While there were no injuries and patrons and staff made it to Alaskan docks safely, the cruise line... Read More.
(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) -- Sarah Palin got one step closer this weekend to a return to national politics when she successfully advanced through the crowded statewide primary for the special election for Alaska's lone House seat. ABC News projected Sunday that Palin, who is running as... Read More.
(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) -- Officials have identified a U.S. Army soldier who died after sustaining injuries in a bear attack Tuesday at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska. Staff Sgt. Seth Michael Plant, 30, an infantryman from the 3rd Battalion, 509th Parachute Infantry Regiment, was part of a... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A U.S. Army soldier died after sustaining injuries in a bear attack Tuesday at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska. The soldier was part of a small group training in an area west of the Anchorage Regional Landfill when the attack took place,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Former GOP vice president candidate and Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin will run for Alaska’s at-large Congress seat vacated by the late Rep. Don Young, she announced on her Facebook page Friday. "Today I’m announcing my candidacy for the U.S. House seat representing Alaska,"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Alaska Airlines announced its first-ever subscription-based offering, Flight Pass, which offers travelers with varying budgets and lifestyles a chance to travel along many West Coast routes for a year. The program, launched Wednesday offering members up to 24 roundtrip flights a... Read More.
Earlier this month, Alaska Airlines reported they planned to shave about 10 percent of the flight schedule in January in response to the surge of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 virus. A number of airline personnel including pilots and flight attendants had fallen ill... Read More.