JUNEAU (AP) — Alaska state lawmakers are considering the creation of a holiday to honor the contributions of more than 4,000 black soldiers who endured harsh... Read more
Posted February 17, 2014 10:57 pm - Updated February 17, 2014 10:57 pm
Photo: Beach weather
Photo by Dan Balmer/Peninsula Clarion Connie Moore from Ashford, Washington plays catch with her grandkids Eli and Mia Settlemyer (ages 4 and 2) at the north beach in Kenai Monday. Moore said she didn't expect weather like this in Alaska when she came up to visit. Light snow in the morning turned to partly sunny skies and a high temperature of 25 degrees Monday.