The Indian Law and Order Commission included members from both sides of the aisle, and it said justice in Alaska's rural communities is broken, calling for more local control and local decision making to help reduce violence and crime.
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.Sean Doogan
An Alaska outdoorsman and veteran pest eliminator, who's no stranger to controversy himself, believes there wouldn't be such a fuss over his efforts to trap foxes and coyotes if his partner weren't an officer of the law featured on the reality television show "Alaska State Troopers."Craig Medred
After receiving a city proclamation Wednesday for her win on the food competition program "Cupcake Wars," Kastle Sorensen, owner of Kastle's Kreations cupcake food truck and catering business, said it's getting harder than ever to keep up with Anchorage's sweet tooth.Sean Doogan
Four Anchorage men have been charged with two counts of first-degree robbery after a night of skipping around town, forcefully taking a hotel’s money and then unsuccessfully attempting to bust open a gas station ATM. Two of the defendants have previous run-ins with law enforcement.Jerzy Shedlock
Parents may well be aware that children should be protected from listening to the Sandy Hook 911 tapes, but experts caution that adults, too, need to reflect on their reasons and expectations from doing so.
As student debt continues to grow, getting the best bang for your buck is becoming more important than ever in choosing a college. In response to growing concerns over student debt, 'Best Value' college lists are popping up everywhere.