| AHFC offers housing assistance for low-income families KTUU.com|
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation is accepting applications for its housing choice voucher lottery, which can help find ...
Housing assistance lottery closes Wednesday night KTVA
For people looking for an affordable place to live or struggling to pay rent, there's an important list to be on, but the window to act is closing this week. The Alaska ...
Stunning New Images Of Long-Lost World War II Submarine Found In Alaska IFLScience
Deep in the nippy waters of Alaska, explorers have captured stunning new images of a US submarine that has been missing since its demise during World War ...
Alaska's Nicholas Galanin Stays in the Whitney Biennial, 2019 Anchorage Press
In June, on the way home to Anchorage from Finland's Arctic Arts Summit, husband Dave and I detoured to New York City to take in Nicholas Galanin's art at the.
Sign up now for federal housing vouchers KTUU.com
Having trouble making ends meet and paying rent? Housing vouchers can be a big help. Here's why you need to act fast.
Housing assistance program helps Alaskans struggling to pay their rent KTVA
Time is running out to sign up for a program that provides rental assistance vouchers to families struggling with housing costs. The program, operated by Alaska ...
Peace casinos generated $28.9M in gambling revenues last year Alaska Highway News
Gambling revenues took a dip in Fort St. John and Dawson Creek last fiscal year, according to new numbers from the BC Lottery Corporation. Revenues ...
Alaska House Bill Would Legalize Card Rooms in Nation's Last... Casino.Org News
Alaska lawmakers are considering a bill that would legalize card rooms, and effectively end the state's longtime opposition to gambling.
Massachusetts registry holds annual low number plate lottery Alaska Highway News
BOSTON — The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles is holding its annual lottery for much sought-after low number vehicle license plates.Entries are being ...
No winning ticket for Friday night's $10 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $10 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.That means the jackpot for the next draw on Aug. 13 will ...
MRAK Almanac: Last chance for Denali Road Lottery Must Read Alaska
The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in getting to know your ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Gambling is becoming legal in more states and in different ways as of late. With online betting and the rising popularity of fantasy sports and sports betting, there ...
Permit drawing time: these five Alaska permit lotteries had toughest odds last year Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
It's not quite the Mega Millions lottery, but hunters do face some tough odds if they want to pursue sheep near Anchorage, bison anywhere, or moose off the road ...
Ask Juneau: Why can't I buy a lottery ticket? KTUU.com
Ask Juneau viewers want to know why you can't buy a Powerball ticket in Alaska – especially when the state is broke.
No winning ticket for Saturday night's $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.However, the guaranteed $1 million prize was won by a ...
Alaska woman wins $300K guessing when ice breaks UPI News
An Alaska woman won $311652 Friday for guessing the exact date and time a tripod would fall into the water after ice gave way on the Tanana River in Nenana, ...
When Will Online Sports Betting Be Legal? Projections for All 50 States The Action Network
The latest: Sports betting went live in Iowa on Aug. 15, becoming the 11th state to accept legal wagers; Indiana will reportedly have at least one sportsbook live ...
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
Two winning Ice Classic tickets so far; counting continues Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
The record-early date and unusual time of the Tanana River breakup this year had some people running to the Nenana Ice Classic rulebook to see what ...
Parlez-vous français? Anchorage school lottery opens with a new immersion program Anchorage Daily News
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Alabama Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize State Lottery, Sports... Casino.Org News
Two state senators have filed bills in the Alabama Legislature to create a state lottery. In addition, a state representative has put forward two bills that would ...
Record-smashing heat wave bakes Alaska, worsening wildfires USA TODAY
Record-smashing heat has scorched Alaska over the past few days, and even worse heat is in store for the week ahead.
Is gambling a problem in Pa.? It's ranked among top 15 gambling-addicted states PennLive
U.S. consumers rack up more than $100 billion per year in gambling losses.
What legal online sports betting in Tennessee means for college and pro teams Knoxville News Sentinel
Titans kicker Ryan Succop sized up one effect of legal online sports betting in Tennessee: “We'll probably have more people watching games,” he said.
Alaska heat wave: Coldest state could see all-time record today USA TODAY
Anchorage, Alaska's biggest city, is struggling with dry conditions, wildfires and what could become the hottest day on record.
No winning ticket for Friday night's $50 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $50 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.The draw's two Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each also ...
Study Reveals Nevada Most Gambling Addicted State in... Casino.Org News
Nevada has the most casinos in the United States, and a recent study by WalletHub indicated the state is also the gambling addicted in the country.
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Western Region USBets
Jill R. Dorson takes us on a state-by-state tour of the sports betting landscape in 2018. Fifth in this five-part series: the west.
Why Can't You Play Mega Millions in AL, AK, MS, NV, UT or HI? Heavy.com
Find out why six states don't let you buy Mega Millions tickets.
Alaskans Eat Their Roadkill. Everyone Else Should Too. CityLab
Alaskans are eager to salvage meat from deer and moose struck by vehicles. Why won't it catch on in the Lower 48?
Louisiana Sports Betting Bill Could Ask Voters To Legalize Wagering Legal Sports Report
The recently passed daily fantasy sports bill will serve as the model for a new Louisiana sports betting effort. This week, a sports betting bill in Louisiana ...
Alaska teen, 4 others accused of killing best friend after being 'catfished' by Indiana man WSB Atlanta
An 18-year-old Alaska woman has been charged, along with four other teens, in the slaying of her best friend after a man she met online promised her $9 million ...
So you want to live off the grid. How about Mount Rich? Must Read Alaska
A PIECE OF RUGGED, REMOTE PARADISE FOR CHEAP. The Alaska land sales are underway once again. As with most of the land the State of Alaska ...
$768M Powerball winner bought ticket in Milwaukee suburb KTUU.com
(AP) - A single ticket that matched all six Powerball numbers to win the estimated $768.4 million jackpot — the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history — was ...
Vermont, Alaska and 6 other places in the US that will pay you to live there CNBC
Vermont isn't the only place offering compensation for people looking to start *fresh*. At least seven other places in the U.S. are, too, according to personal finance ...
Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history KTUU.com
After the 25th Powerball drawing in a row without a grand prize winner, the lottery's jackpot soared once again.
Elections Matter: Midterms Hand Gambling A Mixed Bag Of Wins And Losses OnlinePokerReport.com
Election results around the United States impacted the future of online gambling and sports betting both directly and indirectly in a variety of states.
Gambling Laws Across the United States Explained LA Progressive
Gambling Laws -- With a patchwork quilt of laws and regulations from state to state, understanding what is allowed – and where – can be quite confusing.
Alaska's jackpot: Fish and Game opens 2018 hunting lottery KTVA
What could be so popular that some call it Alaska's own version of Powerball? The hunting permit lottery.
AK: Hunters sleep in Bethel parking lot to get muskox permits Alaska Public Radio Network
One of the most exclusive animal hunts in the United States happens on a small corner of Alaska on the Bering Sea. On two subarctic islands live herds of a ...
MRAK Almanac: Ramping up for Memorial Day weekend; who's on Denali this week? Must Read Alaska
The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in getting to know your ...
'Naked and Afraid' couple join 2019 Florida alligator hunt, with 7,000 others from across US TCPalm
"Naked and Afraid" contestants and a 91-year-old Melbourne man are among those permitted to kill 15000 Florida alligators during the 2019 hunt.
New Report Estimates The Quantum Growth Of US Sports Betting USBets
The U.S. legal sports betting industry is growing, and will continue to grow, exponentially. But what kind of numbers are we talking here? A report released on ...
Texas Casino Bill Introduced, Would Permit 12 Destination Resort... Casino.Org News
A Texas casino bill that would allow as many as 12 destination resort gaming venues to be built throughout the state has been introduced in Austin.
Casino Legalization in Nebraska Could Go to Public Vote VegasSlotsOnline
Nebraska voters may get the chance to vote for legalizing commercial casinos on the 2020 ballot if three petitions are successful.
'Lives depend on it.' AG William Barr declares public safety 'emergency' in Alaska USA TODAY
WASHINGTON – Attorney General William Barr declared a public safety "emergency" in Alaska on Friday, directing more than $10 million in immediate law ...
Mount Marathon Race officials offer deferral due to wildfires smoke Alaska Public Media News
Every year on the 4th of July, mountain runners from Alaska and across the world gather to run in Seward's Mount Marathon Race. It's a grueling uphill run that ...
Scientists in Alaska are tracking fish by DNA KTVA
Geneticists here in Alaska are using that same technology on fish, but they're not looking for their ancestors. Instead, they're using it to trace back where marine ...
State-run raffle could be new way to fund schools Alaska Public Radio Network
Alaskans could have a new choice for what to do with their permanent fund dividends next year – a raffle that would fund public schools. Lawmakers passed ...
The end of Alaska's marine highway? Budget cuts threaten ferry system USA TODAY
The Alaska Marine Highway System is, in some places, the only way to get from Point A to Point B in the nation's largest state. The Last Frontier's fleet of ferries ...
Full dividend fails House vote, 21-15 Must Read Alaska
On Day 147 of the 2019 legislative session, the Capital Budget was finally on the House floor, and lawmakers debated Amendment No. 1: a full statutory $3,000 ...
WATCH: Moose chills out next to sprinkler amid heat wave WSB Atlanta
As summer temperatures in Anchorage, Alaska, reached record highs earlier this month, a moose found the perfect way to chill out.
In Alaska, visitors get up close with grizzlies (and salmon) Minneapolis Star Tribune
For fish, bears and visitors in Alaska, timing is everything.
Climate change could melt decades worth of human poop at Denali National Park in Alaska USA TODAY
Over 66 tons of frozen feces left by climbers on the Alaska summit over many decades is expected to start thawing out of the glacier this summer.
D.C. Council approves no-bid sports gambling contract Washington Post
The D.C. Council approved a sole source contract Tuesday for the Greek gaming company Intralot to manage a lucrative online sports betting and lottery ...
You’ve won the Mega Millions jackpot. Now what? Anchorage Daily News
Despite the terrible odds — one in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home — someone will eventually match all six numbers and win the Mega Millions ...
Cook Inlet setnet buyback program gains support Alaskajournal.com
Cook Inlet fishermen are again pushing for a bill that would authorize a commercial set gillnet permit buyback, but with the budget battles ongoing, it may not ...
Sports betting in Tennessee — gee, what could go wrong? The Tennessean
Lost in Tennessee's move to legalize sports betting, amid the lust for more revenue. is the potential harm of normalizing an addictive vice.
7.0 earthquake strikes near Anchorage, Alaska; tsunami warning issued USA TODAY
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.0 has struck near Anchorage, Alaska, causing widespread damage, triggering rock slides and alarming office ...
'Unbelievably awesome!': How did Alaska repair earthquake-damaged roads in just days? USA TODAY
A week after a major earthquake rattled Alaska, a magnitude-7.0 tremor that has since been followed by more than 3000 aftershocks, the state's transportation ...
Feeling lucky? Nenana Ice Classic tickets go on sale Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS—Betting on when the Tanana River will go out in Nenana officially opened Friday at bars and retail stores around Alaska.
At least 3 dead, 3 missing after sightseeing planes collide in Alaska Chicago Tribune
Three people were killed after two sightseeing airplanes carrying cruise ship tourists collided in midair Monday near a southeast Alaska town, the Coast Guard.
$1.537 billion Mega Millions ticket sold in rural South Carolina Anchorage Daily News
The ticket sold Tuesday is worth about $877.8 million in a lump-sum cash payment, which most winners choose to take, rather than collect the full amount in ...
Alaska Legislature falls to override vetoes that prompt cuts WBAL Radio
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Legislature failed Wednesday to override budget vetoes by Gov. Mike Dunleavy that will prompt a massive 41% cut of ...
Dunleavy is making the hard decisions Must Read Alaska
LET'S TRY THE DUNLEAVY APPROACH: SPEND WHAT WE HAVE MORE EFFICIENTLY. By ANN BROWN GUEST CONTRIBUTOR. Although it is not unusual ...
Experts Assess The Lottery's Place In The Legal Sports Betting Era USBets
A panel of gaming experts in New Orleans analyzed the lottery's role in 2019 and whether it should be part of the sports betting picture.
A Utah trophy hunter bagged a bear in Alaska. It was legal, he thought — and that's where his troubles began. Salt Lake Tribune
Lotteries are illegal in Utah to raise money for education, but the state does use them to fund wildlife management. In 2015, Wallace Scott Keele plunked down ...
Boat, bus, train necessary to experience all of Alaska WRAL.com
The only way to get to places in the southern part of Alaska is by boat or plane. These are places we really wanted to see - places like Juneau, Ketchikan, ...
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Find Allows for Third Sperm Whale Necropsy Ever in Alaska U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — As soon as she walked up to the whale, Kate Savage could tell how it died.
Body of missing Kentucky fisherman found in Alaska river WKYT
The Alaska state medical examiner says a body recovered from the Susitna River was that of a missing 76-year-old Kentucky fisherman.
Legal sports betting might be years away in Washington, even as other states move ahead The Olympian
Legal sports betting might not come to Washington for years after a proposal to allow Indian tribes to have it at their casinos failed. There also are concerns ...
Introducing the 'Little Five': Five interesting animals summer visitors are actually likely to see in the Interior Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — The sub-Arctic is not the same as Africa's Serengeti, but I can see why people expect a similar action-packed wildlife safari experience when I ...
A moose walks into an Alaska hospital and finds a snack KVAL
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A moose wandered into a hospital building in Alaska's largest city and chowed down on some plants in the lobby as workers ...
Pennsylvania Sports Betting - Legal PA Online Betting Lineups
Pennsylvania legalized sports betting in advance of the Supreme Court's decision in Murphy vs. National Collegiate Athletic Association, which struck down the ...
For Ben Schultz, the only way to go was up... Mount Marathon KTUU.com
SEWARD, Alaska (KTUU) - In June of 2017, Anchorage firefighter and paramedic Ben Schultz fell from a 100-foot-tall ladder. The incident temporarily stole his ...
With the help of CrossFit, Ben Schutlz scales a new challenge in Mount Marathon KTUU.com
Just a little under two years after falling from a 100 foot ladder, Ben Schultz has miraculously gotten back to normal life. With the help of CrossFit and the ...
Alaska's slower pace of life is a draw for resort employee Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — “I didn't plan to live here this long when I first came,” Masako Tokida said. But, the longtime employee of Chena Hot Springs Resort recalled, “on ...
Two dogs tussle with bear in Alaska, caught on camera WSAZ-TV
A man came across dog owners whose unleashed pets chased a black bear and the situation was all caught on camera.
Ex-Arizona lawmaker sentenced to 65 years in fatal Alaska shooting AZCentral
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A former Arizona lawmaker convicted in the shooting death of a man at a remote cabin site in Alaska is 2016 was sentenced Monday to ...
The Latest on Legalizing Sports Betting: Where Does America's States Stand? Busted Coverage
It's a cold, hard fact: there is no stopping the online gambling market from growing into a billion dollar industry over the next few years.
Which States Have Legalized Sports Betting? Athlon Sports
Here's a list of every state that has legalized sports betting, along with those states that will have betting soon, or no sports gambling at all.
Russian planes intercepted by US off Alaskan coast KSFY
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — U.S. military officials say four Russian bombers and two fighter jets were intercepted off Alaska's western coast by U.S. aircraft but ...
Is Sports Betting Online Legal in the United States? Lineups
Note: we are not lawyers and this page is not legal advice. This *content* is solely for information purposes only. If you need clarification, consult an attorney ...
Place your bets: Delaware takes sports wagers, others close Alaskajournal.com
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The market for legal sports gambling in the United States widened significantly on June 5 with expanded betting in Delaware, putting legal ...
Saturation, survival of the control board, on-site consumption and driving out the black market issues to watch in 2019 Anchorage Press
It's been two years since the first cannabis shops opened in Alaska, and to the surprise of many, the industry continues to grow at breakneck speed.
Run UA like an Iron Age university, not a Bronze Age Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
It's no surprise that the University of Alaska Anchorage shot a cannonball across the University of Alaska Fairbanks bow. UAA's business faculty undoubtedly ran ...
Wire Act Opinion Could Strip Education, Social Services In Sports Betting States Legal Sports Report
Nearly two weeks ago, a new Wire Act opinion surfaced from the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel, potentially shaking the foundation of modern ...
Twice in 2 days: Russian warplanes intercepted off coast of Alaska WWSB
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU/Gray News) - For the second time this week, U.S. warplanes intercepted Russian bombers and fighter jets off the coast of Alaska.
Mt. Marathon racers allowed to defer until next year due to smoke KTUU.com
Mount Marathon race officials have announced that registered runners for this year's race may defer their entry until next year if they choose not to race later this ...
Where Casino Gambling and Lottery Profits Really Go CityLab
Though states often pledge to fund public schools with taxes levied on lotteries and casinos, that money tends to get funneled elsewhere.
Satanic prayer opens public meeting in Alaska. Next up? The Flying Spaghetti Monster Sacramento Bee
In a victory for the ACLU, an Alaska public meeting had an unusual invocation Monday: A “prayer” from the Satanic Temple. The prayer was met with protest.
An eagle with an 8-foot wing span crashed into an Alaska home Boston.com
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Many are familiar with uninvited guests unexpectedly crashing at the house, but an eagle took such a scenario to new heights in Kodiak.
Hutchison High School changes its student admission lottery system webcenter11
A local high school is changing the way it runs its student admission lottery system.
AHFC offers housing assistance for Alaskan seniors KTVA
Gov. Mike Dunleavy has eliminated the state's senior benefits program, one of 182 line item budget vetoes he made to the state's operating budget last week.
At least 60 ice seals found dead along west Alaska coast The Philadelphia Inquirer
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — At least 60 ice seals have been found dead along Alaska's west coast, and federal biologists on Wednesday were trying to determine ...
Joint statement from AG Ferguson and L&I Director Sacks on Alaska Airlines US Supreme Court decision Access Washington
High court declines case, leaves ruling that protects state workers in place OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Department of Labor & Industries ...
Alaska shakes — and Twitter feels it The Mercury News
Alaskans take to social media to share their photos and videos from quake-shaken Anchorage.
Five Packing Tips for Your Next Alaskan Adventure Forbes
What are the most important items to pack for Alaska? If you're visiting to dig into the last frontier's great outdoors, here are the gear tips you need to know.