FAIRBANKS (AP) - Despite a below-average overall run, the Yukon River king salmon population had the highest number of chinooks make it across the border toward their Canadian spawning grounds in 10 years.
As you know, there are many new people living here now, yet even the true Alaskans need to watch when driving. Stop pulling over next to a caribou, moose, wildlife in general for a 'picture' or to get a closer view of them.
Fire season is bad enough in Alaska and the West that Washington, D.C., must act when it comes to forest management. Alaska, with nearly 200 wildfires burning this week, has experienced its second biggest fire season on record. This season's record 5.
Car crash slows traffic on Kenai Spur Highway By MEGAN PACER Peninsula Clarion A two-vehicle collision has left at least one car disabled and slowed traffic at the Kenai Spur Highway and Airport Way intersection.
"The Place" has been an iconic location for oil field workers on the North Rd. for nearly 50 years. A home away from home for those who came from all over the world to build the oil and gas industry in the Cook Inlet and Kenai Peninsula.