Anchorage police reported finding the body of an as-yet-unidentified male while searching on an Anchorage trail for for 22-year-old JBER airman Tanner Volkers, who has been missing since Saturday. His truck was found Tuesday at a local trailhead.Laurel Andrews
Anchorage resident Joann Cunningham was just minding her business when an inquisitive lynx showed up at her back door on Sunday. The "magical" experience gave her a chance to capture the sighting on video.
Photos dubbed "the place where two oceans meet" have been making the rounds on the Internet for years, but there's a lot of misinformation out there about them. Here's what you can tell your friend next time they share that "really cool photo" on social media.Ben Anderson
Two whales have been hauled into the remote Alaska community of Savoonga, reversing fortunes for villages hard-hit by a sub-par spring walrus hunt. One of the whales, a 57-footer, was the first caught by a rookie captain and might be the biggest in Alaska this year.Alex DeMarban
Charter skippers say adopting a limit of one fish of any size and one fish 30 inches or less is the only way to maintain a two-fish limit in the state's largest and most popular sport fishery.Craig Medred
OPINION: House Bill 77 is a direct assault on subsistence users across Alaska because it will reduce opportunities for the public to participate in decisions affecting our lands and waters. Development will always occur, but the public has the right to comment.Daniel Lum
Pilots and aircraft owners might seem tough to shop for when it comes to holiday gifts, but their gifts can be easy -- if you know where to look. Here are a few suggestions to get you started.Colleen Mondor
Roller Derby came to Alaska in 2007 when Rage City was founded. It's grown steadily since, with teams emerging in Fairbanks, Kenai, Kodiak, Wasilla and Juneau. A Dec. 7 bout pitted the team Orange Crush against Mat-Su's Boom Town Derby Dames.
When can Alaska expect an end to oil production declines from the North Slope after cutting taxes on producers? If the state's own revenue projections are an accurate guide, not for the next 10 years.Pat Forgey
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell currently makes $145,000 a year, with the commission saying he should instead get $150,872 starting July 1, 2014. Other members of the State of Alaska's executive branch could also see bumps in pay.Pat Forgey