| Mar 18, 2013
| 9:59 PM
On Monday, a Mat-Su hockey coach pleaded not guilty to several felony felonies, including theft and forgery.
James Donald "Jamie" Smith Jr. is accused of using money earned from charitable gaming permits to fund the Alaska Avalanche Hockey Club, his...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 4:23 PM
The asphyxiation death of a dog dropped from the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race has outraged animal rights activists who have long criticized the 1,000-mile race as cruel.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals is urging Nome District Attorney John...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 12:07 AM
Cook Inlet Academy outlasted Nikolaevsk in triple overtime, 43-39 to win a dramatic state 1A girls basketball championship Wednesday at Sullivan Arena. The title is the first for the Eagles girls program. Darlene Bunts sank her only field goal, a...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 7:53 PM
A lawyer for a musher whose dog died after being removed from Alaska's Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race plans to sue People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals unless the organization retracts public statements blaming his client.
Attorney Myron Angstman...
| Mar 22, 2013
| 8:33 PM
The Aces scored three unanswered third period goals to snap their season-long four game winless streak, 5-3 against the Colorado Eagles on Friday night. More importantly, Alaska also took one step towards clinching the Brabham Cup.
Bobby Hughes, Tim...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 10:56 AM
A number of local companies came together Sunday for a rowing challenge at Jewel Lake.
The challenge was organized by the Anchorage Rowing Association, it's called "The Dave," named after Dave Thorsness, an Alaskan who introduced the sport of rowing...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 5:42 PM
One month after suspending its quest for a hockey coach to re-visit the hiring process and job criteria, a re-vamped search committee has come up with six finalists for the position. Among them are Augsburg College head coach Chris Brown and Air Force...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:42 PM
A four-time Iditarod champion has been arrested for driving under the influence.
The Fairbanks Daily News-Miner reports Lance Mackey also was charged with refusing to take a chemical breath test following his early Sunday morning arrest.
| Jun 4, 2013
| 3:27 PM
An Alaska-based Army paratrooper was injured Tuesday at the Malemute Drop Zone on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, according to U.S. Army Alaska officials.
The injury occurred during Operation Spartan Reach, a mass tactical airborne training event...
| May 27, 2013
| 3:31 PM
The Alaska Schools Activities Association has released the opening round pairings and times for the state baseball and softball tournaments that will put a bow on the 2012-13 high school athletic calendar.
The single elimination baseball tournament...
| Apr 7, 2013
| 4:49 PM
The Under 14 Alaska Girls All-Stars captured the national title in Tier II youth hockey on Sunday, defeating the Connecticut Ice Cats, 2-0 in the finals in San Jose, California. The All-Stars finish the tournament 6-0-0.
Kirsten Watts scored twice...
| May 28, 2013
| 6:21 PM
The public backlash surrounding the University of Alaska sports leadership has made enough noise for Governor Sean Parnell to pen a letter to UA President Pat Gamble.
The Governor’s office confirmed Tuesday that Parnell wrote a letter to Gamble...