ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A federal agency has barred the oil company owners of the trans-Alaska pipeline from charging higher fees for moving oil after they mismanaged a project that lasted years longer and cost millions more than anticipated.
Families on the Kenai Peninsula can go pick out a Christmas tree from the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge starting Thursday.
The refuge opens every year for Christmas tree cutting from Thanksgiving Day until Christmas.
For the past seven years, Steve Chamberlain's pizza ovens do double duty around Thanksgiving.
Chamberlain, the owner of Charlie's Pizza in Nikiski, lights up the ovens for a few days before the holiday to prepare free meals for nearly 200 people.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Forget about long lines and pushy shoppers ready to do battle for sweet Black Friday deals. In rural Alaska, residents are far removed from all the frenzy that goes with the nation's most intense shopping day of the year.
A Kenai man charged with sexual abuse of a minor has been released on bail until his next hearing at the Kenai Courthouse.
Riley Edwards, 20, was arrested by Alaska State Troopers in Soldotna on Nov. 13 after a nearly year-long investigation.
The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District is one of six Alaska school districts that will receive a portion of the United States Department of Agriculture's nearly $22 million available through the Distance Leaning and Telemedicine 2015 grant.