Tales of Biking in Alaska’ ” Alaska

Luke Mehl cycling in the Nulato Hills in September 2017. The photo appears in the book Wheels on Ice: Stories of Cycling in Alaska. (Photo by Luc Mehl) In late 1899, Ed Jesson heard that gold was being mined on the beaches of western Alaska. Looking for the quickest way to get there from Dawson … Read more

Alaska’s chief election chief will retire this week ” Alaska

Through Iris Samuels Updated: 14 Some minutes ago Released: 20 Some minutes ago Gail Fenumiai, director of the Alaska Division of Elections in March 2022. (Bill Roth/ADN) Alaska’s chief election chief is leaving her position later this week after overseeing the state’s first-ranked-choice elections. Elections Superintendent Gail Fenumiai’s last day of work will be Friday. … Read more

5 things to expect for Alaska Airlines flyers in 2023 and beyond – Alaska Airlines News ” Alaska

Maintaining contact with our loyal Mileage Plan members is important to us. That’s why we hosted our first-ever “Flyer Forum” in person and online. It’s a more personal way for members to interact with our leaders. Photos by Ingrid Barrentine Yesterday we hosted our first-ever “Flyer Forum” in Seattle to engage Mileage Plan members about … Read more

M/V Tazlina will be sailing the Northern Panhandle route in January and February 2023 ” Alaska

Maintenance gap closed while M/V LeConte undergoes its annual overhaul The MV Tazlina at Ward Cove © Ward Mace/DOT (JUNEAU, Alaska) – The M/V Tazlina will begin service in January and February 2023 and bookings are now open to communities including Angoon, Gustavus, Hoonah, Juneau, Haines and Skagway. The Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) will … Read more

The cold front is expected to bring a cool blanket of snow to Anchorage overnight ” Alaska

Fresh snow in Anchorage slowed traffic on the Seward Highway on November 3, 2022. Forecasters are again warning of slippery road conditions on Tuesday, December 6, 2022 until next morning. (Matt Faubion/Alaska Public Media) Parts of the Anchorage area could see nearly a foot of fresh snow through Tuesday night and into Wednesday afternoon. The … Read more