| Ontario pot store lottery winner reaches licensing deal with Nova Cannabis Alaska Highway News|
TORONTO — Nova Cannabis has reached a licence agreement with one of the lottery winners selected to apply for one of the first 25 cannabis retail licences in ...
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 ...
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 went to a ticket ...
No winning ticket for Friday night's $16.8 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $16.8 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Feb. 22 will ...
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.
Weekend Unlimited stock soars after winning POT symbol lottery Alaska Highway News
The winner of the POT stock ticker lottery may already be benefiting from the buzz around its new symbol as shares of cannabis company Weekend Unlimited ...
High Tide inks deal with second Ontario pot store lottery winner Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — High Tide Inc. has been chosen to assist a second lottery winner selected to apply for one of the first 25 cannabis retail licences in Ontario.
University of Alaska officials expect major budget cuts CityNews Calgary
FAIRBANKS, Alaska — University of Alaska officials say they are expecting Gov. Mike Dunleavy's administration to make substantial slashes to their state ...
Fort Nelson resident celebrates $500000 lottery win Alaska Highway News
Fort Nelson resident Kristeen Bruce is celebrating a $500000 lottery win this week. Bruce matched all four Extra numbers in the February 2, 2019 Lotto Max ...
Permanent Fund lottery and youth vaping ban among Alaska laws taking effect with the new year Anchorage Daily News
Seventeen new laws become partially or wholly effective this week, according to a count by the nonpartisan legal services division of the Legislature.
Facebook removes fur hat posts by Alaska Native artist CityNews Calgary
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A cultural group says Facebook is continuing remove posts by an Alaska Native artist selling items made of sea otter fur despite the ...
B.C. ticket wins Saturday night's $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — The $5 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw was won by a ticket holder in British Columbia, while the draw's guaranteed $1 million ...
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 ...
Ontario ticket wins Saturday night's $33 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for Saturday night's Lotto 649 jackpot of just under $33.4 million, and it was sold somewhere in Ontario.An Ontario ...
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 $17 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $17 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.However, the guaranteed $1 million prize was claimed by ...
No winning ticket for Friday night's $17.4 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $17.4 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on Feb. 1 will be ...
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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.
$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 ...
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 ...
The Supreme Court OK'd sports gambling. These states are open for bets. NBC2 News
Two months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
Moose's 'caboose' rings Alaska home's doorbell KTRK-TV
The video shows a large moose backing its caboose right into the doorbell and then made a run for it.
In Alaska, visitors get up close with grizzlies (and salmon) Minneapolis Star Tribune
For fish, bears and visitors in Alaska, timing is everything.
Alaska earthquake: 7.0 magnitude quake rocks Anchorage Springfield News Sun
A 7.0 magnitude earthquake shook downtown Anchorage on Friday morning, damaging buildings and roads.
Your state-by-state guide to sports betting in light of Supreme Court ruling USA TODAY
While the U.S. Supreme Court in May opened the door for sports betting to become legal, it may be at least a year before that occurs in most states.
Alaska shakes — and Twitter feels it The Mercury News
Alaskans take to social media to share their photos and videos from quake-shaken Anchorage.
2018 pictures of the year tell the stories of Alaska | Community Features Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS - Another year has come and gone, and once again Fairbanks has displayed its community spirit to the fullest. Fairbanksans come together in times ...
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.
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 ...
Supreme Court strikes down ban on commercial sports betting, paving the way for more states to allow it Anchorage Daily News
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that effectively banned commercial sports gambling in most states, boosting the prospect of such ...
Alaska Board of Fisheries rejects permit stacking, expands subsistence opportunity near Dillingham Alaska Public Radio Network
The Alaska Board of Fisheries Bristol Bay Finfish met last week in Dillingham. The board meets every three years to modify regulations for subsistence, ...
These Are the Only States Where You Can't Play the Mega Millions Lottery The Cheat Sheet
Only a handful of states don't participate in MegaMillions lottery drawings.
Eastern Ky. woman in Alaska describes near-'constant shaking' from aftershocks WKYT
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Friday's magnitude 7.0 earthquake left behind a lot of damage all over Alaska, but even days later Brittney Ellis says it is hard to get ...
Mega Millions and Powerball manipulated the odds to create monster jackpots Anchorage Daily News
Jackpot chasers typically emerge when they see the Mega Millions prize tick up and up and up, and they figure, “Hell, why not?” Friday's Mega Millions draw ...
Schools briefs for the week of February 18, 2019 Kenai Peninsula Online
Soldotna High. For senior students and their parents. If you need help finding out where to find scholarships, or how to fill them out please join us for a ...
Moose enters Alaska hospital building in Anchorage Sacramento Bee
A moose wandered into an Alaska hospital building, ate some plants and left through a motion-activated door that was stuck open because of the cold. A worker ...
Alaska Court Upholds Republican Recount Win in House Race U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Supreme Court is set to hear arguments Friday in a disputed state House race.
Power flashes seen in night sky as damaging earthquake hits Alaska FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX
This nest cam video shows the car moving and transformers blowing up in the background after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Anchorage, Alaska on ...
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.
Anchorage School District begins Yup'ik language immersion program KTOO
The idea is that these kids will spend their entire school careers in a program like this, ending high school as fluent Yup'ik speakers.
News Photo Gallery Photos: Earthquake causes major damage in Alaska 8:02 PM, Nov 30, 2018 News 5 Cleveland
A magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck Alaska on Friday, causing major damage in and around Anchorage.
Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake The Sacramento Bee
The Port of Anchorage doesn't appear to have suffered any damage in the Friday earthquake.
The Status of Legalized Sports Gambling in Every State After SCOTUS Overturns Federal Ban Sports Illustrated
Find out if your state is considering legalizing sports gambling in the wake of a Supreme Court decision overturning a federal ban on betting.
Anchorage, Cooperative Finalize Terms of $1B Utility Sale U.S. News & World Report
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Anchorage and the Chugach Electric Association have worked out the terms for the $1 billion deal to buy the city-owned electric ...
Rodeo Alaska cow evades capture wandering Anchorage trails Honolulu Star-Advertiser
ANCHORAGE, Alaska >> A rodeo cow named Betsy has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska's biggest city, the cow's owner said.
Immigrant dives into Alaska life, seeking to make a change Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Shortly after arriving in Fairbanks, Elena Savostianova began English classes at the the Literacy Council of Alaska. While gaining fluency there, ...
Tremors from Alaska earthquake detected by scientists in Kentucky WKYT
The 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Anchorage, Alaska Friday morning was so powerful, it was detected by scientists in Lexington, Kentucky more than ...
5.0 magnitude earthquake rattles Alaska WSAW
A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has rattled Alaska residents on New Year's Eve but no damage or injuries are reported.
Some shaking felt after moderate Alaska earthquake WSAW
A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has rattled Alaska residents through the Anchorage area and beyond.
Road Trip Rx: From the Denali Road to glacier yoga, a wellness warrior finds peace in Alaska 7x7
Driving Alaska's 92-mile Denali Park Road is a popular bucket list item, especially during the four-day window each September that the road opens to private ...
Kempsey man giggling all the way to Alaska after $100000 Lucky Lotteries win The Macleay Argus
A Kempsey man is planning an upgrade to his travel plans after today discovering he is over $100000 richer.
Mayor of Alaska town, mother dead after being struck by tour bus in DC WTOP
The mayor of an Alaska town and her mother are dead after they were struck by a tour bus in D.C. Wednesday night.
Military officials unveil damage from powerful Alaska quake theday.com
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Last week's magnitude 7.0 earthquake near Anchorage caused multiple problems at the sprawling Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, ...
Moose walks into hospital lobby in Alaska, eats plants Las Vegas Review-Journal
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A moose wandered into a hospital building in Alaska's largest city and chowed down on some plants in the lobby as workers watched ...
Job search lands Trucksville man teaching spot in Alaska Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
WILKES-BARRE — If you go to a job fair and the lines are long at the preferred employers' tables, be careful or you might end up working in Alaska.
The Latest: Dunleavy inauguration pulled off on short notice The Wichita Eagle
The principal of the western Alaska school where Gov. Mike Dunleavy was sworn in says school district staff and students were among those who helped pull off ...
Magnitude 4.9 Aftershock Strikes Near Site of Alaska Quake U.S. News & World Report
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude 4.9 aftershock has shaken an area of south central Alaska near where a powerful temblor jolted the region last ...
Moose wanders into Alaska hospital News 5 Cleveland
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A moose wandered into a hospital building Monday in Alaska's largest city, and Stephanie Hupton was ready with her phone camera.
Justices sound favorable to Alaska hunter with hovercraft Boston.com
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court sounded skeptical Monday of the National Park *Service's* authority to prevent an Alaskan moose hunter from using ...
Officials: No tsunami expected from earthquake near Alaska WSAW
Officials say a large earthquake has struck in a remote area of the Aleutian Islands near Alaska, but a tsunami is not expected.
The Latest: Dunleavy leads Begich in Alaska governor's race Ledger-Enquirer
The Latest on Alaska's Nov. 6 general election: 12:50 a.m.. Republican Mike Dunleavy held a lead over Democrat Mark Begich after Tuesday's election. But the ...
Denali National Park's Annual 'Road Lottery' Offers Winners Glimpse Of Alaskan Wilderness WBUR
Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve opens its only road to a select number of visitors Friday. For four days each year, Denali's "road lottery" allows a ...
Bill would bar Alaska gender confirmation surgery coverage Wichita Eagle
A conservative Alaska lawmaker has proposed barring the state from paying for gender confirmation surgery and limiting what is taught in sex education classes.
Alaska man gets ‘pass’ after pleading guilty in strangulation, sex assault of woman WHNT News 19
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – A man in Anchorage, Alaska, pleaded guilty to assaulting a woman who said he strangled her unconscious and sexually assaulted her.
Inside Minnesota's Legal Sports Gambling Advantage and the 'Big Money' Impact Twin Cities Business Magazine
As a state with 40 licensed tribal gambling facilities — beat only by Nevada, California and Oklahoma — Minnesota is among the more well-positioned states to ...
Collapsed Alaska highway ramp reopens days after quake Ledger-Enquirer
A collapsed highway off-ramp in Alaska's largest city that became an iconic image of the destructive force of a magnitude 7.0 earthquake has been rebuilt and ...
State begins replacing Alaska Highway truss-style bridge The San Luis Obispo Tribune
State highway officials are replacing the last truss-style bridge between Anchorage and the border with Canada.
Former Charleston resident survives earthquake in Alaska Live 5 News WCSC
A magnitude 7.0 earthquake and several strong aftershocks left behind unbelievable destruction in Alaska on Friday.
Utahns are flooding into Idaho and Wyoming as Mega Millions jackpot hits $1 billion Salt Lake Tribune
As the Mega Millions jackpot has soared to an estimated $1 billion — the second-largest lottery prize in U.S. lottery history — Utahns hurried across state lines ...
Gambling revenues jump in Fort St. John and Dawson Creek Alaska Highway News
Casinos in Fort St. John and Dawson Creek reeled in a $4-million increase in gambling revenues last fiscal year, according to new numbers from the BC Lottery ...
PSU geologist says be prepared: Alaska-like quake could happen here KPTV.com
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) - Anchorage may be hundreds of miles away, but the impact of Friday morning's 7.0 earthquake has affected quite a few families in the ...
Alaska man, son caught killing bear, cubs NBC2 News
Andrew Renner, 41, and son Owen Renner, 18, have been charged with multiple counts, including the illegal killing of a bear and both cubs.
After 19 months and more than 4,000 miles, focus on Wagner family turns into arrests for Pike County murders Dayton Daily News
Ohio investigators probing the Rhoden family murders followed the four arrested suspects in the Wagner family more than 4,000 miles from Pike County to Kenai ...
Dunleavy Picks MacKinnon for Transportation Commissioner | Alaska News U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Gov.-elect Mike Dunleavy has named the outgoing executive director of the Associated General Contractors of Alaska as his ...
Amid tough Alaska campaign, lieutenant governor suddenly quits over ‘inappropriate overture’ East Bay Times
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — In a stunning October surprise, Alaska's lieutenant governor resigned for making unspecified inappropriate comments, imperiling the ...
Rotary Mega Lottery raises $234000 Alaska Highway News
The Rotary Club of Fort St. John held the draw for its annual Mega Lottery on Saturday. Kim Aurala of Fort St John was the grand prize winner of $25000.
Man in Alaska arrested for threats against Lafayette College FOX 29 News Philadelphia
Federal authorities have arrested a man in Alaska in connection to online threats made in May to an eastern Pennsylvania college.
Ash from Alaska volcano prompts aviation warning WWSB
Residents of a tiny Alaska Native community woke up to a little pre-Thanksgiving excitement Wednesday, with a neighboring volcano spewing a billowing dark ...
Don't bet on sports gambling for North Carolina just yet, U.S. Supreme Court ruling aisde Winston-Salem Journal
Thanks to a recent landmark ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court, it's now possible to bet on sports outside of Las Vegas. That is, provided the state where you ...
Bus driver was handling cellphone as he struck, killed Alaska mayor and her mother: Police WTOP
WASHINGTON — The tour bus driver who struck and killed an Alaska mayor and her mother last week was handling his cellphone when he hit them, court ...
Alaska Teacher Charged With Abusing Minors | Alaska News U.S. News & World Report
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A longtime elementary school teacher in Alaska faces charges of sexually abusing students in incidents beginning a decade ago.
Troopers: Missing 10-year-old Alaska girl found dead WANE
A 10-year-old girl has been found dead Friday, authorities said, more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska's ...
‘Hammered with bears.’ Encounters with black bears soar in Alaska for 2018 Sacramento Bee
Alaska authorities have received 600 calls reporting encounters with black bears this summer near Juneau, compared to 470 in 2017. Experts blame a shortage ...
Hutchison High, a career and technical school, eases selection standards Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Hutchison High School is relaxing its application criteria. Starting in 2019, the school will no longer give extra weight to students with good ...
EDITORIAL: Gambling and legal weed won’t pay Chicago’s huge pension debt Chicago Sun-Times
A city casino and legal recreational pot won't pay much, if any, of the $1 billion spike in pension payments due in the next few years.
1-year-old beagle from NC finds new home in Alaska WRAL.com
One-year-old Rooney, who was found on the side of a North Carolina road, is getting a new home in Juneau, Alaska.
Fairbanks lawyer, merchant, radio host boo state bird, rave about ravens Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — Three birds of a feather have flocked together in a campaign to replace the willow ptarmigan as Alaska's state bird.
Landslide covers Denali Park Road in same place as 2013 slide Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS—A landslide reported Thursday night has closed the Denali National Park Road to bikers and pedestrians near an area where a major slide ...
Pendleton native strikes gold in Alaska | Vault East Oregonian
A former Pendleton man who relocated to Alaska during its gold rush years struck it lucky in 1900 when partners in a company he was backing discovered gold ...
Alaska grizzly bear races driver at 30 miles per hour Bradenton Herald
An Anchorage, Alaska, woman spotted a grizzly bear running alongside her on a road September 5, 2018, but at first thought it was a bird when she saw it out of ...
Alaska road crumbled by earthquake fully repaired just 4 days later WTSP.com
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Two earthquakes in one day are still no match for Alaskans. A powerful 7.0 earthquake hit Anchorage on Nov. 30, followed by a 5.8 ...
The Latest: Dunleavy wins GOP primary for Alaska governor WTOP
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on Alaska's primary election (all times local):. 10:39 p.m.. Former state Sen. Mike Dunleavy has won the Republican ...
Ultramarathoner embarks upon Alaska to Florida run Herald-Whig
HAINES JUNCTION, Yukon, Canada -- Pete Kostelnick is somewhere in the Yukon Territory, running through an isolated patch of land where grizzly bears are ...