| Sep 9, 2013
| 2:24 PM
A dog attack on Stubbs the cat, Talkeetna’s honorary mayor, is drawing real political interest, with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals sending his owner a care package -- and instructions for his care.
According to a Monday press...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 12:43 PM
The 1972 Miami Dolphins have finally received their White House moment, 40 years after their historic undefeated season.
It was a long wait for a Super Bowl championship team whose feat of 17 games without a loss has been unmatched in the NFL.
| Aug 21, 2013
| 2:26 PM
After operating as an independent for the last two seasons, the Alaska Aces are becoming the East Coast Hockey League affiliate of the NHL's Calgary Flames, effective this season.
The Aces will also have a partnership with Calgary's AHL affiliate in...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:07 PM
Scott Burt, who led the Alaska Aces to a pair of Kelly Cup Finals appearances as team captain, including the 2011 title, has taken an assistant coaching position with the Spokane Chiefs of the Western Hockey League.
After retiring as a player, Burt...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 7:37 PM
It has been nearly thirty years since Anchorage made a bid to host the Olympic Winter Games. On Tuesday, Mayor Dan Sullivan introduced members of the 2013 Olympic Exploratory Committee, hoping to bring the games to Alaska’s largest city to 2026....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 2:48 PM
The body recovered in the wake of an apparent May kayak theft along the Chena River gone wrong has been identified.
Joshua Graham, 33, was identified as the man who had drowned on the icy Chena River in May. His body was found near the stolen kayak....
| Jun 22, 2013
| 5:01 PM
The 40th annual Mayor's Marathon took place Saturday, June 22, in Anchorage.
Four races were offered for participants, the 26.2 marathon, a half marathon, 4 miler, and a youth race.
Just 53 seconds shy of the record, David Kiplagat finished with a...
| Apr 5, 2013
| 10:35 PM
The Brabham Cup champion Aces received goals from five different players in Friday's opening game of the Kelly Cup playoffs, dominating the San Francisco Bulls, 5-1 in game one of the ECHL's Western Conference Quarterfinals. Alaska, owners of a league-...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 5:42 PM
Animal activists have welcomed reforms made by the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, in the aftermath of a dropped dog death, and have issued an apology to the musher it accused of leaving the dropped dog unattended.
On March 11, Fairbanks-based musher Paige...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 10:46 PM
One night after routing the San Francisco Bulls to begin the Kelly Cup Playoffs, the Aces had the tables turned on them in a 1-0 loss to the Bulls in game two of the ECHL's Western Conference Quarterfinals. Thomas Heemskerk denied Alaska all night for 32...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 5:20 AM
The Alaska SeaLife Center will host its seventh annual Miniature Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 6. All proceeds will benefit the Center's Wildlife Rescue and Rehabilitation program.
This year, 30 teams of four -- plus each team's caddies and...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 5:00 PM
Alex Rios slammed a two-run home run in the seventh inning to lead Puerto Rico to a 3-1 victory over two-time defending champ Japan on Sunday in the first semifinal game of the 2013 World Baseball Classic at AT&T Park.
Puerto Rico will meet the winner of...