Alaska broadcaster, Monte Bowen, is retiring after 46 years in the news business. We hear from friends and colleagues about Bowen's history of reporting Alaska news.
Fairbanks Mayor Jim Matherly has nominated Jonathan Bagwill to fill the vacant seat on City Council. The Council will vote whether or not to accept Bagwill's nomination on Monday.
The US House passed a bill Thursday that will allow construction of a road from King Cove to Cold Bay. The road would cut through an 11-mile stretch of the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.
A car fire blocked northbound traffic from North Pole into Fairbanks on Friday afternoon.
A security guard at a Walmart in the city received a tipoff from an unknown individual that the truck was full of migrants.
"In recent weeks the GOSH community has been subjected to a shocking and disgraceful tide of hostility and disturbance," said the hospital's chairman.
A body found after a flash flood in Arizona has been identified as that of Hector Garnica, 27. Nine others were killed after the flood hit a family gathering.
Told he may never walk again after a backflip accident, two-time American Olympian Jamie Nieto walked at his wedding in El Cajon, Calif., on Saturday.
Residents examined the damage after a massive wildfire burned through the hills near Yosemite National Park, one of several major fires in California.