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Authorities release Nome port draft report

February 27th 3:00 pm

Most economically feasible site selected for northern port facility

Search-and-rescue teams have busy week

February 27th 2:59 pm

Search and rescue teams in Northwestern Alaska were busy over the last week with several reports of missing and overdue travelers.

Tracking yearly flood into the Gulf of Alaska

February 27th 2:58 pm

Mountains and rainforests of southern Alaska dump a lot of water into the ocean

Whalers hold onto top spot in 3A ABC poll

February 27th 2:57 pm

The Barrow High School Whalers held onto the top spot in the latest Class 3A polls, according to the Alaska Basketball Coaches poll.

Noorvik Lady Bears continue late-season push

February 27th 2:57 pm

With its roster getting healthy, the Noorvik Lady Bears are doing exactly what they thought they would be this season - winning on the court.

Lady Whalers sweep two from Nome-Beltz

February 27th 2:56 pm

The Barrow High School Lady Whalers had a little trouble with the Nome-Beltz Lady Nanooks on Saturday afternoon. About six minutes worth, to be exact.

Whalers clinch No. 1 seed with sweep of Nome-Beltz

February 27th 2:56 pm

The Barrow High School Whalers wrapped up the No. 1 seed in the upcoming Western Conference tournament with a pair of wins over the Nome-Beltz Nanooks in front of a large crowd in the Barrow gym.

Kotzebue girls and boys teams split games with Galena

February 27th 2:55 pm

The Kotzebue High School Lady Huskies suffered a pair of tough losses to the Galena Lady Hawks in non-conference action in Galena.

Top seed within reach for Lynx

February 27th 2:55 pm

The Noatak Lynx are just 32 minutes away from East Street. Or, at least, the easiest road to the Northwest Arctic Conference championship - and a possible trip to the Class 1A state tournament.

Lady Huskies head into finale

February 27th 2:54 pm

The Kotzebue Lady Huskies, by all accounts, have played well this season as they reload with a young team

Opinion: Pulling together to strengthen family, community

February 27th 2:53 pm

Fortifying Alaska's families and building community are priorities of mine as I serve with great honor and deep gratitude as Alaska's First Lady.

Alaska Women's Hall of Fame honors Alaska Native leader

February 27th 2:52 pm

Laura Mae Bergt served on countless state, federal and Native councils

In Brief

February 27th 2:52 pm

Troopers: Man threatened to kill officer, attacked with ATV

15 Years Ago in the Arctic Sounder

February 27th 2:51 pm

Crash injures pilot

Coach leads from the heart

February 27th 2:44 pm

Personal connection with basketball team inspires Atqasuk players beyond the court

Nome port study draft report released to the public

February 27th 2:41 pm

Most economically feasible site selected for northern port facility

Mood upbeat after boom year for salmon

February 27th 2:34 pm

Last year was one of the busiest years ever for Alaska brokers who help fishermen buy, sell and trade fishing permits and quota shares.

Opinion: Alaska needs to ensure fair share of offshore oil, gas revenue

February 27th 2:32 pm

It seems likely that offshore drilling in Chuckchi, Beaufort seas will begin

Opinion: Ten years later, anguish of a mother's suicide can't replace joy

February 27th 2:31 pm

She was wonderful. She loved getting people together for food, laughs and stories. She got a kick out of being around those she loved, and her ebullience, smile and laugh made those around her feel good, valued and relaxed.

Opinion: ANWR worshippers fail to consider Inupiat

February 27th 2:29 pm

The Inupiat Eskimo lived on Alaska's North Slope for countless generations -unknown to the outside world.

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