ANCHORAGE, Alaska, May 22 A pair of oil and gas
lease sales that offered nearly 10 million acres of state
territory in southern Alaska drew only three bids, officials
announced on Wednesday.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Dozens of gray whales have been found dead along the U.S. West Coast in recent weeks and some scientists believe the cause lies far to the north, in the heated-up Arctic waters off Alaska.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Searchers found the bodies of the last two Alaska seaplane crash victims on Tuesday evening, after a hunt through the debris and frigid waters following a mid-air collision that killed six people and injured 10, officials said. | Video
ANCHORAGE, Ala., May 14 Federal investigators
are due in Alaska on Tuesday to try to find out why two
sightseeing planes collided in mid-air over open water during
daylight hours, killing at least four tourists.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Two seaplanes collided in mid-air on Monday over southeastern Alaska, killing at least four of those aboard, injuring 10 and leaving two people missing, U.S. Coast Guard and Federal Aviation Administration officials said.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Environmentalists in Alaska filed a lawsuit on Tuesday seeking to block a Trump administration plan to open vast swaths of the nation's largest national forest to logging, nearly a third of it in old-growth timber.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska A fire, apparently started by an inmate, engulfed a jail in an Alaska village on Sunday, killing two prisoners and badly injuring a guard, authorities said.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Key Alaska rivers that are usually frozen at this time of year are now free-flowing, with record-early thaws following record-high winter and spring temperatures.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska, April 5 Opponents of drilling
for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge are lining up in
Alaska and in Washington, calling the White House's efforts to
open up the land "ecologically unsound."
ANCHORAGE, Alaska Opponents of drilling for oil in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge are lining up in Alaska and in Washington, calling the White House's efforts to open up the land "ecologically unsound."