With tight budgets and dwindling amounts of volunteer help, interior fire departments struggle with maintaining staffing. In 2011 the Steese Volunteer Fire Department came up with an idea to help -- they began providing scholarships and a place to live for students who are going to UAF.
Alaska State Troopers arrested a Fairbanks man on Thursday for alleged sexual assault of an underage male.
The Alaska Supreme Court agreed Friday to allow a group seeking to recall Gov. Mike Dunleavy to begin a second signature-gathering phase while it weighs an appeal in the case.
According to a press release from the Alaska Department of Law, the scammers send a text or email claiming the recipient's account has been suspended. The messages say the recipient must click on a link that will allow them to reactivate their account.