King breezes to Kobuk 440 win

April 18th 12:26 pm

Fast trail, excellent weather leads musher to record-breaking victory

Kobuk 440 is much more than a dog race

April 18th 12:25 pm

According to some mushers and officials, this year's race was the best yet

Students find tradition along K440 trail

April 18th 12:23 pm

Youth from Kotzebue, Kiana and Noorvik join in caravan

Shell ignored trip's risks, Coast Guard says

April 11th 9:41 pm

Investigation into Kulluk grounding highlights potential law violations

Arctic whaling crews set for spring

April 11th 9:41 pm

Amid dangerous ice conditions, whalers hope for plentiful harvest

15 Years Ago in the Arctic Sounder

April 11th 9:40 pm

Smaller cities bear brunt of state municipal aid cuts: April 15, 1999

In Brief

April 11th 9:39 pm

Northwest Arctic Borough schedules special meeting

After delay in Nome, dog sled race is on in Russia

April 11th 9:38 pm

Race started Saturday in Lorino, an indigenous, rural village on the Chukchi Sea

Opinion: State of the state? Free falling out of control

April 11th 9:37 pm

Alaska is in a financial and leadership crisis.

Opinion: Alaska Dispatch's purchase of ADN bodes well for Alaska news world

April 11th 9:36 pm

This week, the Alaska Dispatch — a relative newcomer to the Alaska news scene and unique in that its entire presence is online — announced that it was buying the Anchorage Daily News, the state's largest newspaper with a history in the state [...]

Living well on the North Slope

April 11th 9:34 pm

Inaugural Healthy Living Summit kicks off next week in Barrow

Who' done 'it

April 11th 9:34 pm

As told by the Alaska State Troopers. Any charges reported in these statements are accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent until or unless proven guilty.

Bill proposes penalties for certain 'clean' drug tests

April 11th 9:33 pm

Test indicating the absence of drugs in the body could cost disabled workers money

Into the Mystic

April 11th 9:32 pm

North Slope students continue higher learning at Connecticut aquarium

Appointed to Military Academy

April 11th 9:29 pm

Justin Paul Uyaan Chamblee recently received and accepted an appointment to the United States Military Academy in West Point, N.Y. U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski notified the former Nikaitchaut Ilisagvait and June Nelson Elementary student from Kotzebue that the [...]

Young poets recognized at Chukchi Olympics

April 11th 9:24 pm

The University of Alaska Fairbanks hosted the first Chukchi Olympics March 5-8 in Kotzebue.

Schuerch speeds to 'Rookie of the Year' honors

April 11th 9:12 pm

17-year-old Kotzebue student recovers from early accident to win 220-mile snowmachine race

Resource Basket offers guidance to villages

April 5th 11:00 pm

RurAL CAP program also provides mentoring by sharing triumphs of other communities

Kotzebue bar could boost city projects

April 5th 10:59 pm

Some community members are concerned more alcohol will bring more problems

15 Years Ago in the Arctic Sounder

April 5th 10:58 pm

Buckland votes for piped water, sewer system: March 8, 1999

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