Chris Klint, Alaska Public Media - Anchorage
“This bus company does not care about the safety of these children as much as we bus drivers do,” Alice Smith told the school board.
The bus strike has tangled transportation in a district that serves roughly 19,000 students across a region about the size of West Virginia.
The school district said parents and guardians must now pick up their students at the end of the day.
The shooting happened outside of the Gaslight Lounge. It’s the second fatal incident in the area in two months.
Police say a man was found dead with upper-body trauma late Wednesday on the 2300 block of Eureka Street.
Light rain is expected to fall across much of the region Tuesday, with a storm possibly bringing more rain to Anchorage on Wednesday.
Police said the crash happened near the 4800 block of Spenard Road, just south of Wisconsin Street.
Josiah Ballot of Selawik and Thomas Brown of Ambler told friends on social media they were leaving Kotzebue at midnight Monday.
Police say they found 32-year-old Joseph R. Fagundes hiding under a trampoline in Anchorage, next to a gun.
It’s the largest prize ever distributed by the company.
Court records show Scott Anthony Pezzini, 31, of Wasilla is charged with three counts of sexual abuse of a minor.
Anchorage firefighters say two house fires over the New Year’s holiday weekend left one person dead and a second critically injured.
After what some may consider a too-white Christmas, Anchorage is set to ring in 2023 with an annual New Year’s Eve fireworks show and a downtown carnival of events.
After its capture and transport to Anchorage, the cub weighed in slightly underweight at 103 pounds. The cub is being treated at the zoo, and is not on public display.