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Alaska Airlines to cut L.A. route

Alaska Airlines will discontinue its flight between Los Angeles and Sun Valley this fall, the Fly Sun Valley Alliance announced on Wednesday, making it the latest in a cull of regional routes cut by the carrier.Citing a “redeployment of resources,” including the phasing out of the Q400 Turboprop pla

IDAHO MOUNTAIN EXPRESS - 2018-05-25 10:00:00

Alaska / Horizon 2H18 network changes

The route development forum for the AmericasQuébec City, Canada•12 - 14 February 2019The 12th Routes Americas will take place in Québec City, Canada and is your opportunity to meet with senior decision makers from the region’s airlines, airports and destinations to discuss new market opportunities a

ROUTESONLINE.COM - 2018-05-25 09:30:00

Institute breathes new life into Alaska Native languages

Sally Samson, a Yup’ik woman from Bethel, attended the event at the University of Alaska Fairbanks as a facilitator for the Yup’ik language group.

FAIRBANKS DAILY NEWS-MINER - 2018-05-25 08:30:00

Ben Shultz Back to Alaska

Anchorage, AK - It was an exuberant scene at the Anchorage Airport today. Firefighter Ben Shultz made his return to Alaska, after successful rehabilitation out of state.

YOURALASKALINK.COM - 2018-05-25 04:36:00

Alaska Delegation Supports Administration’s Proposal to Reverse Federal Takeover of State Hunting Regulations

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan and Rep. Don Young, all R-Alaska, today released the following statement after the Alaska Region of the National Park Service (NPS) proposed to amend its regulations for sport hunting and trapping on national preserves in Alaska. Under th

ELPASOINC.COM - 2018-05-25 04:24:00

Letter: Alaska delegation has duty to speak out against Trump bigotry

The scene is familiar: You are at a dinner party and a stranger or someone you thought you knew makes an ignorant and offensive remark about a person of a certain race. There is an uncomfortable silence while everyone tries to figure out how to respond. Then, to your relief, someone deftly handles t

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-25 03:09:37

Salmon initiative is a roadblock for Alaska’s economy

I love salmon, but I care deeply about Alaska too. That's why I oppose the salmon initiative.I doubt that there is anyone in Alaska who wants to protect salmon more than me. Transporting salmon, by aircraft, barges and trucks is a major part of our business, and sport fishing is my favorite pastime.

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-25 03:07:40

State epidemiologists flag gonorrhea outbreak in Alaska

Alaska is seeing an outbreak in a dangerous sexually transmitted disease. In a notice today, public health officials say an outbreak of gonorrhea first reported in October 2017 led researchers to find Alaska’s rate of infection is 297 per 100,000 compared to the national average of 145.8 per 100,000

KTOO.ORG - 2018-05-25 02:51:52

Muslims in Alaska prison fed pork for iftar: Activists

Muslims are currently marking the holy month of Ramadan, fasting from dawn until sunset, which means going without food for around 18 hours in Anchorage.

MSN.COM - 2018-05-25 02:47:29

What to know before you go fishing in Southcentral Alaska

"When people are going down to these streams to fish, they need to review the regulations for each one," said Carol Kerkvliet, Lower Cook Inlet area manager for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-25 02:34:54

Muslim inmates in Alaska fed pork during Ramadan: activists

Muslims are currently marking the holy month of Ramadan, fasting from dawn until sunset, which means going without food for around 18 hours in Anchorage.

DIGITAL JOURNAL - 2018-05-25 02:10:12

Alaska is still an economic colony. The Legislature’s action on Permanent Fund earnings proves it.

Though often imagined as a land of self-reliant individualists, Alaska's destiny has long been heavily dependent, in truth, at the mercy of forces beyond the state's control, and of decisions made by powerful people elsewhere. Distance from markets, and economies of scale defeat profitable manufactu

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-25 01:16:44

Judge set to order proper meals for Muslim inmates in Alaska

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A judge plans to issue an order Friday requiring that an Alaska jail provide suitable meals to Muslim inmates as they break their daily fasts during Ramadan.U.S. District Court Judge H. Russel Holland said at a hearing Thursday that the emergency order generally will resemble a

AP - 2018-05-25 00:59:27

It’s just about time for Alaska gardeners to put plants in the ground. Here’s what to do now to get ready.

Let's face it. Gardeners do a lot of transplanting. If it isn't stuff we grow indoors ourselves, it's product we buy from nurseries or box stores. As veteran column readers know, all of this stuff has to be hardened off so it won't sun- or wind-burn.I harp so much on the need to harden off all plant

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-25 00:55:32

9 Country Restaurants In Alaska That Are So Worth The Trip

Gwin's Lodge, Cooper LandingGwin's Lodge | Official FacebookThis place is in the most scenic location next to the turquoise Kenai River. Located off the Sterling Highway, enjoy their home cooking and giant burgers.16 Mom & Pop Restaurants In Alaska That Serve Home Cooked Meals To Die For

ONLYINYOURSTATE - 2018-05-25 00:00:00

Minor earthquake, 3.5 mag strikes near Kodiak in Alaska

A minor earthquake magnitude 3.5 (ml/mb) strikes 105 km NE of Kodiak, Alaska (65 miles) on Thursday. Exact location of earthquake, -150.9236° West, 58.3164° North, depth 11.6 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/05/18 / 2018-05-25 08:16:29 / May 25, 2018 @ 8:16 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was detect

EARTHQUAKENEWSTODAY.COM - 2018-05-25 00:00:00

$2.21 Billion in Sales Expected for Alaska Air Group (ALK) This Quarter

Equities analysts predict that Alaska Air Group (NYSE:ALK) will announce sales of $2.21 billion for the current quarter,Zacks Investment Researchreports. Five analysts have made estimates for Alaska Air Group’s earnings. The highest sales estimate is $2.22 billion and the lowest is $2.20 billion. Al

SPORTSPERSPECTIVES.COM - 2018-05-24 22:20:48

What the new VA health care bill means for Alaska’s veterans

WASHINGTON — A new bill is headed to President Donald Trump's desk that Alaska's U.S. senators hope will ultimately offer the state's veteran population greater access to health care in and near their homes, and bring new doctors to the state.The so-calledV.A. Mission Act of 2018will set the Departm

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2018-05-24 21:51:49

Alaska Natives Working to Restore Diminishing Languages

FAIRBANKS, Alaska -Alaska native languages are diminishing, with fewer and fewer fluent speakers. Alaska lawmakers and native language speakers are fighting to restore indigenous languages. Over the past four days, ten language teams shared their ideas through posters, stories, songs and speeches. T

WEBCENTER 11 - 2018-05-24 20:48:00

Pale Verde Neighborhood Witnesses Stand-off Between Burglar and Alaska State Troopers

FAIRBANKS, Alaska -A Palo Verde neighborhood was the scene of a stand–off Wednesday afternoon between Alaska State Troopers and an intruder. A man broke into a neighbor's house and when the troopers arrived, he didn't want to leave. Ryan Pearson kicked down the door of his neighbor's house, attempti

WEBCENTER 11 - 2018-05-24 20:39:00