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Hilcorp only bidder
Jun 24, 2017 9:30 am
Two standout results from state and federal Cook Inlet lease sales June 21 were Hilcorp Alaska LLC - the only bidder in the sales - picking up what is, for Cook Inlet, frontier exploration acreage, an...
Sheila Watt-Cloutier on a oeThe Right to Be Colda
Jun 23, 2017 10:37 pm
The Right to Be Cold is a human story of resilience, commitment, and survival told from the unique vantage point of an Inuk woman who, in spite of many obstacles, rose from humble beginnings in the Ar...
Cyranoa s Theatre Company has a new home
Jun 23, 2017 6:15 pm
Twenty-five years ago, Jerry and Sandy Harper founded Cyrano's Theatre Company located at the corner of 4th Avenue and D Street in downtown Anchorage. This summer, the Board of Directors annou...
Mat-Su to spend another $1.6 million on failing Port MacKenzie barge dock
Jun 23, 2017 1:51 pm
Another $1.6 million will flow to the little-used and failing barge dock at Port MacKenzie after the Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assembly grudgingly approved the money this week. Several Assembly member...
U-Haul Holds Grand Re-Opening for Anchorage, AK, Self-Storage Facility
Jun 23, 2017 9:29 am
Phoenix-based U-Haul International Inc., which operates more than 1,300 self-storage locations across North America, will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on July 1 to celebrate the addition of 667 self...
"Doesn't he know it's frozen?" How Alaska almost overlooked Prudhoe Bay
Jun 23, 2017 1:17 am
Tom Marshall was a geologist and a land selection officer for Alaska in the 1960s. He was the driving force behind the state's Prudhoe Bay selection.
UAA lands first global entrepreneur-in-residence
Jun 22, 2017 4:22 pm
Nigel Sharp, a 31-year-old British-Armenian entrepreneur, has joined the new University of Alaska Anchorage as its Global Entrepreneur-in-Residence as of June 19. The University of Alaska Anchorage we...
Flags up for Uber, Lyft drivers after gov signs bill
Jun 22, 2017 11:52 am
Long-time Alaskan David O'Malley has worked as a taxi driver and in the transportation industry for more than 20 years in Anchorage. Now, he's one of Uber's first approved driv...
Photos: Arctic terns raise a chick at Potter Marsh
Jun 22, 2017 7:39 am
An Arctic tern adult comes in with a dragonfly to feed a tern chick on the edge of Potter Marsh in south Anchorage, Alaska on Thursday, June 15, 2017.
Ask a Climatologist: Summer solstice
Jun 21, 2017 2:23 pm
Alaskans will celebrate the summer solstice at 8:24 tonight. The solstice is the point when the sun's rays reach their highest latitude of the year.