BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - A federal judge in North Dakota is allowing arguments over the scope of his injunction blocking a new Obama administration rule that would give the federal government jurisdiction over some smaller waterways.
On the eve of President Barack Obama's trip to Alaska, visitors from all over the state have travelled to Anchorage.
At the Dena'ina Convention Center, Beth Kerttula walked in the door with the President's science adviser, John Holdren.
In a half-hour talk with Alaska newspaper reporters Sunday evening, Secretary of State John Kerry put forward a technology-focused view of fighting climate change that is expected to be on display today in Anchorage.
The Peninsula Fighting Championship is back, but it's not back at the Soldotna Regional Sports Complex.
The event has been moved to the Peninsula Center Mall in Soldotna. The first PFC event at the mall will be Sept. 4 and 5.
The first fishing how-to in print was Izaak Walton's "The Compleat Angler," published in 1653, and writers have been writing how-tos ever since.
Writing fishing how-tos isn't done for love or fame, and it's definitely not done for money.
Ahh, late August. A time when summer is slowly easing into fall. The leaves are gradually beginning to change, birds are packing up for the winter, and Hollywood’s high octane output slows to a drizzle. The big movie choices this week here on the Peninsula were a D-level reboot of a box office bomb based an old video game, or a hyper-violent stoner comedy about a burnout who is secretly a super-spy.
KPC's fall semester began last week, but there's still time to register for classes. The college's late registration period will be open through Sept. 4. Students can visit the campus to complete a late registration form and sign up for classes.
While many folks are enjoying the wonders of Alaska and freedoms of America there are those who daily put on a military uniform to do the job of preserving those freedoms, accepting the risks and harms that can come from their job.