JUNEAU (AP) - Sen. Mark Begich says he disagrees with a U.S. Supreme Court decision that found that some companies with religious objections can avoid the contraceptives requirement in President Barack Obama's health care overhaul.
WASILLA - Gov. Sean Parnell signed legislation June 20 aimed at simplifying vehicle registration for Alaskans with older cars. House Bill 19 gives individuals the option to permanently register their personal vehicles that are at least eight years old.
An altercation between two inmates resulted in the death of one man Sunday night.Elihu Gillespie, 29, suffered fatal injuries from a fight with his cellmate at Spring Creek Correctional Center in Seward.
A 59-year-old man from Nikolaevsk died in a single-vehicle rollover accident in Anchor Point Friday. Ivola Usoltseff was driving eastbound on North Fork Road near the intersection of Coleman Lantern Avenue in Anchor Point at about 8:22 p.m.
At 9 a.m. on Sunday it was time to pack up. The Moosehorn Amateur Radio Club successfully completed another "Field Day" - 24 hours and hundreds of connections with other amateur or ham radio operators.
KETCHIKAN - Ryszard Wojnowski slid his finger along the perimeter of the polar ice cap, pausing on the village of Dikson on Russia's north coast.
"In Dikson we stayed two and a half weeks," Wojnowski said, still pointing to the map.