KVAK MOONLIGHT MADNESS WINNERS
Aveda Invigorating Relief Hand Lotion Gift Set from Salon Eclipse - Amber Mehlberg
$30 Gift Certificate to Radio Shack - Bonita Kompkoff
$50 Gift Certificate to Copper Valley Telecom - Todd Stubblefield
$30 Gift Certificate to Mike's Palace - Daryl Driver
$50 Gift Certificate to The Weathered Anchor - Celeste Ditman
$30 Gift Certificate to Harbor Landing - Magda Torres
$50 Gift Card to Prospector - Kristin Debbin
$30 worth of coupons for Subway - Victoria Korenev
$30 Gift Certificate to South Central Hardware - Rachel Harden
$30 Gift Certificate to Northwind Floral & Gifts - Charles Selanoff
$30 Gift Certificate to A Rogue's Garden - Jennie Sodergren
Gift Certificate for the Vibration Plates at Arctic Chiropractic - To be announced
Photo courtesy of the Alaska Sea Life Center
OCTOPUS LAYS THOUSANDS OF EGGS Alaska Sea Life Center – Female giant Pacific octopus “Dot” has laid thousands of eggs in the Denizens of the Deep exhibit at the Alaska SeaLife Center. Fertility of eggs cannot be determined at this time. If the eggs are fertile, dark eyes on the embryo within each egg capsule will be noticeable to both aquarists and visitors this coming spring. Hatching would then take place during summer 2015.
Approval is contingent on at least 60 percent domestic ownership of the controversial nuclear plant, parliamentary members say. Fennovoima has already signed a contract with the Russian state-owned nuclear plant provider Rosatom to build the facility.
A survey finds that the vast majority of Swedes accepts military officials' version of events concerning a possible incursion by a foreign submarine; results show a switch from public skepticism of past decades..
Effort focuses on increasing housing in Anchorage
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A group formed through Anchorage Economic Development Corp.'s Live. Work. Play. initiative is preparing to release its first recommendations on how to address the city's housing sh
Flu season arrives early in Alaska
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Influenza has made an early appearance in Alaska, and state health officials are wondering if it's an early peak or the kickoff to an especially bad season.
Humane Society offers reward in Alaska dog hanging
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward for information about the death of a dog in Alaska that was found hanging from a tree with its throat slashed, the orga
Holiday travel tales at Alaska, Hawaii airports
Thanksgiving travelers spent the day Tuesday catching flights in Anchorage, Alaska, and Honolulu to destinations as remote as the Alaska village of Pitkas Point and as far away as Saipan.
Suspicious fire extinguished in Juneau landmark
JUNEAU, Alaska - Juneau police and fire officials are investigating five suspicious fires in the last month in the Merchant's Wharf building, the wooden structure on pilings that's home to restaurants