The top 10 Iditarod teams are all still in the hunt as they converge on Alaska's Norton Sound coast. From that point forward, the race becomes a match of will and determination. Expect more teams to fall off the torrid pace as trail conditions deteriorate. Zack Steer
In 2013, Anchorage Fire Department Sr. Capt. Jeff Bayless was recognized as a Red Cross of Alaska Wilderness Rescue Hero for his role in saving a kayaker trapped in a log jam. Bayless died during a training exercise on March 7, 2014.
When Adam Klie of Anchorage's Service High joined the UC San Diego men’s basketball team, he didn’t care about scoring as much as did rebounding and playing defense. That focus has paid off. Van Williams
The executive board of the University of Alaska Federation of Teachers unanimously approved a resolution backing the University of Alaska administration in opposing a measure by Fairbanks Sen. John Coghill to allow people to carry guns on campus.Dermot Cole
A rollback in postal rates for rural Alaskans who live off the state's road system and send and receive heavy packages was originally expected in mid-February. It's now set to happen by the end of March. Alex DeMarban