The city of Anchorage is asking for some big-ticket items from the Alaska Legislature in 2014 -- including $250 million for the beleaguered Port of Anchorage expansion -- but is also keeping expectations low.
Road conditions worsened in much of Southcentral Alaska all day Thursday. Icy conditions were expected to persist through the evening and into the Friday morning commute in Alaska's largest city. Sean Doogan
The Assembly ran out of time to smash a winner in the tennis debate on Tuesday night, but it passed a set of changes to rules for taxi cabs in the municipality, including a fare hike and requiring video cameras.Sean Doogan
Anchorage Minister Ronald Paul Rathbun, 57, was charged with two counts of child pornography last week, the result of a months-long investigation. Police are seeking additional victims.Suzanna Caldwell
Three months ago, Anchorage Police Chief Mark Mew announced a program to crack down on drunk driving with the help of citizen volunteers consisting of Anchorage Citizen Police Academy alumni. So far, it's worked. Through mid-November, 23 drunk drivers have been nabbed.