To help encourage more Alaskans to join the education workforce, the University of Alaska has launched a new website to help prospective students find education programs that can suit their career goals.
On May 15 all vehicles operating in Fairbanks, and those of all Alaskans living above the 60 North Latitude line, will be required to remove any studded tires and replace them with their springtime counterparts.
Wildland firefighters responded to a small wildfire at the Chena Hot Springs Road shooting range on Saturday. According Alaska Forestry Public Information Officer, Tim Mowry, the fire started as a result of shooting activities at the range. It burned just over nine acres before it was contained.
Lisa McEnulty's husband, Kevin McEnulty, was shot and killed by Alaska State Troopers in 2019. Kevin had a mental health crisis and was suicidal at the time. He fired a pistol into the air before law enforcement shot and killed him.
OneWeb, the low Earth orbit satellite communications company, is partnering with Hughes Network Systems and the U.S. Air Force research lab to help bring high-speed internet to projects in the Arctic region.