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<b>Alaska&#39;s</b> indigenous game Never Alone teaches cooperation through stories

Alaska News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 01:00
Never Alone, a new cooperative puzzle platformer based on native Alaskan myths and stories, is about to blow this particular tired but frequent ...

ARCTEC to Maintain US Air Force <b>Alaska</b> Radar, Radio Sites; Mark Gray Comments

Alaska News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 00:38
ARCTEC Alaska, an ASRC Federal Primus-ATCO Structures & Logistics joint venture, has won a $340 million contract to operate and maintain the ...

A Bishop&#39;s Perspective: St. Terese, <b>Alaska</b>

Alaska News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 00:03
This coming Wednesday, Oct. 1, is an important day for the Catholic Church in Alaska and for the Diocese of Juneau. On this day we celebrate the ...

Party applies to take orphaned bear cubs

Alaska News - Mon, 09/29/2014 - 00:03
Two biologists from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game spotted all three Thursday night but only saw one Friday morning, department ...

Thumbs up, thumbs down

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 23:52
Had Suddock ruled differently, Alaska's gubernatorial election would have become a quagmire. Steve Strait, the Alaska Republican Party district chair ...

Today, Sept. 29

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 23:52
Details: Tom, 209-1102 or Ron, 586-1796. Alaska Bikers Advocating Training and Education membership meeting, 6 p.m., Mi Casa Restaurant.

<b>Alaska</b> pension fund to stick with hedge funds

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 23:18
The $51bn Alaska Permanent Fund said it would stick with hedge funds and not follow the lead of California Public Employees' Retirement System ...

Annual <b>Alaska</b> Women&#39;s Show Showcases Community Resources for Women

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 22:33
The 22nd Annual Alaska Women's Show, which was held Friday through Sunday featured over 250 booths as one big resource for women.

<b>Alaska</b> Native

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 22:12
The indigenous people of Alaska (including but not limited to the cultural groups Inupiat, Yupiit, Sugpiaq, Unangan, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, ...

Boys and Girls Club Gala Celebrates Helping <b>Alaska&#39;s</b> Children

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 22:11
Anchorage, AK - People dressed up in order to make an impact on the futures of many Alaskan children. The Great Futures Boys and Girls Club Gala ...

Snoop Dogg makes tokin&#39; gesture on <b>Alaskan</b> pot vote; Italy targets Mafia (10 Things to Know for <b>...</b>

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 21:15
Snoop Dogg is well known for his love of pot and said he would do a "wellness retreat concert" in Alaska if Ballot Measure 2 passes. KTUU reports the ...

Oil-tax referendum raises questions about complexity of ballot initiatives

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:45
Alaskans cast ballots in the 2014 primary election at Turnagain Elementary School library on Tuesday, August 19, 2014. Bob Hallinen / Alaska ...

Walker&#39;s comments on Point Thomson settlement missed the mark

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 19:33
Today hundreds of Alaskans are employed working toward the first production at the largest undeveloped oil and gas field in Alaska -- Point Thomson.

Parchment maps suggest Marco Polo landed in <b>Alaska</b> two centuries before Columbus

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 18:44
According to Smithsonian magazine, new analysis of 14 parchments by experts now suggests that Polo could have set foot on Alaska during his ...

<b>Alaska</b> Permanent Fund Corp. says it will stick with hedge funds

Alaska News - Sun, 09/28/2014 - 18:37
JUNEAU -- The Alaska Permanent Fund won't be following the lead of California's huge CalPERS public pension fund, which just made the startling ...

AK Beat: Do Marco Polo's papers include an ancient map of Alaska?

Alaska Dispatch News - Fri, 09/26/2014 - 07:54
AK Beat: Do Marco Polo's papers include an ancient map of Alaska? A map attributed to the medieval Italian explorer shows a coastline that resembles Kamchatka, the Bering Strait, the Aleutians and the Alaska Peninsula. But the story behind it is full of uncertainties.September 26, 2014

AK Beat: Technology is driving an increase in backcountry rescue calls

Alaska Dispatch News - Thu, 09/25/2014 - 08:29
AK Beat: Technology is driving an increase in backcountry rescue calls Outside magazine crunches the numbers and finds that the explosion of communications technology is leading to far more rescue calls, including false alarms -- especially in Alaska.September 25, 2014

<b>Alaska</b> schools coalition &#39;disappointed&#39; in candidate survey response rate

Alaska News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 18:37
Great Alaska Schools, a volunteer coalition of parents and concerned citizens, played a prominent role during the most recent session, rallying many ...

A simple handshake could restore accountability to <b>Alaska&#39;s</b> Senate race

Alaska News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 18:37
OPINION: Even though large sums from anonymous donors have already been spent in the Alaska Senate race, the candidates have a chance to ...

Results of Mark Begich&#39;s leadership evident in a better Anchorage

Alaska News - Wed, 09/24/2014 - 18:15
Mark Begich's legacy as a pragmatic and fiscally responsible mayor made his success for Alaska as a U.S. senator no surprise. Let's continue to ...

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