| 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 ...
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.
Alabama Senate heads to lottery debate Raleigh News & Observer
A proposal to start a state lottery was headed to a key Thursday vote in the Alabama Senate as supporters try to break Alabama's status as one of five states ...
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.
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
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 ...
No Nenana Ice Classic ticket found yet with correct time Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
Nenana Ice Classic workers are nearly a week into entering ticket guess information into their computer system and haven't yet found a ticket with the exact ...
Alaska Red Cross to distribute hundreds of free smoke alarms KTVA
More than 800 free smoke alarms will be installed across Alaska during the next month, amid a Red Cross initiative meant to distribute 100000 of the life-saving ...
Right numbers surface twice for newly elected Alberta NDP politician Alaska Highway News
EDMONTON — A newly elected member of the Alberta legislature has come up a double winner after discovering she's in line for a $100000 lottery prize.
Marijuana Business This Week: AG's on the clock, bevy of legislation, medical MJ lottery, Harvest Health earnings & more Marijuana Business Daily
Here are some notable cannabis business stories and events to watch for in the coming days.
Dunleavy budget blowback: Panel discussion draws hundreds, mostly protesters Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — More than 400 people gathered for a rally outside a downtown Fairbanks hotel while Gov. Mike Dunleavy led a panel discussion about state ...
Handful of US states are poised to legalize sports betting Alaska Highway News
HELENA, Mont. — The number of states allowing sports betting is poised to expand.Governors in Montana and Iowa are considering measures that would allow ...
Alabama lawmakers head toward lottery vote SFGate
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Lawmakers are headed to a vote on lottery legislation next week, as supporters aim to change Alabama's status as one of the few ...
Alaska club hosts adoption events for birds whose owner died CityNews Vancouver
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Alaska bird club has begun hosting adoption events for pets whose owner died last month. KTVA-TV reported Monday that the ...
Tumbler Ridge woman wins $10 million Alaska Highway News
Congratulations Vivienne Mills of Tumbler Ridge for winning the $10 Million Lotto 6/49 Jackpot on April 13. Mills says she can't wait to share the life-changing ...
Growing number of states move to shield lottery winners Alaska Highway News
PHOENIX — A growing number of states are moving to allow the winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous as privacy concerns are increasingly ...
No winning ticket for Friday night's $25 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $25.5 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.That means the jackpot for the next draw on April 26 will ...
Ontario ticket claims Saturday night's $13.4 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — A ticket holder in Ontario won the $13.4 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw.The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize also went to a ...
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 ...
No winning ticket for Saturday night's $7 million Lotto 649 jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $7 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. Lotto 6/49: 4, 5, 15, 23, 38, 45. Bonus: 12. Extra: 50, 58, 59, ...
Parlez-vous français? Anchorage school lottery opens with a new immersion program Anchorage Daily News
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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.
Ontario ticket takes Friday night's $55 million Lotto Max jackpot Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for the $55 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max jackpot, and it was sold somewhere in Ontario.There were also ...
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.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
Bob Snyder: Another reason not to eat kale Alaska Highway News
SNEAKER STUPIDITY: Last week, luxury company Gucci made headlines by offering “stressed” sneakers. They look dirty and old. Because they are Gucci, the ...
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 ...
Elections Matter: Midterms Hand Gambling A Mixed Bag Of Wins, 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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
D.C. Council legalizes sports betting, becoming first in Washington region Washington Post
The D.C. Council gave final approval to legal sports betting Tuesday, making the nation's capital the first in the region to allow residents and visitors to bet money ...
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.
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.
$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 ...
In Alaska, visitors get up close with grizzlies (and salmon) Minneapolis Star Tribune
For fish, bears and visitors in Alaska, timing is everything.
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 ...
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.
New Jersey Devils win NHL draft lottery for second time in three years Alaska Highway News
TORONTO — Devils general manager Ray Shero has made it clear his team needs to accumulate more talent.The luck of the draw helped New Jersey take a ...
Powerball jackpot now at $625 million, 4th largest in lottery's history KTUU.com
(Gray News) – With still no winner in all of 2019, the Powerball jackpot keeps on growing, surpassing the $600 million mark for only the fourth time ever. At $625 ...
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 earthquake in Anchorage aftermath: VIDEO WABC-TV
An earthquake rocked Anchorage, Alaska, on Friday morning, leaving cereal boxes and packages of batteries littered the floor of a grocery store.
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 ...
Who could operate sports betting in Connecticut? Tribes, MGM, CT Lottery, off-track locations all angle for pi Hartford Courant
Senate Democrats offered a glimpse Wednesday of how legal sports betting might work in Connecticut, announcing a bill that would establish casinos and ...
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.
Opposition groups react to budget: 'State of despair' Must Read Alaska
THE FIGHT OVER SCARCE DOLLARS BEGINS. The governor's budget had no sooner been released, when 30 union members, led in song by AFL-CIO ...
Alaska shakes — and Twitter feels it The Mercury News
Alaskans take to social media to share their photos and videos from quake-shaken Anchorage.
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 ...
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.
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 ...
Legal Sports Gambling, Online Lottery Bills Losing Steam in the MO Legislature USA Online Casino News
It seemed last year when the Supreme Court ruled states could decide for themselves whether to legalize sports gambling in the state that the Show Me State ...
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.
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 ...
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 ...
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.
Mega Millions prize climbs to $667M, nation's 3rd largest KTUU.com
The Mega Millions prize was already giant, but now it's absolutely massive.
Are Western States Lagging on Sports Betting? Mountain States SportsHandle.com
Though East Coast states have been quick to legalize sports betting, the western states seem to be slower to take action.
Alaska Governor Seeks Disaster Declaration After Earthquake U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Mike Dunleavy (DUN'-lay-vee) says he's requesting a major disaster declaration following the Nov. 30 earthquake that rocked ...
A moose walks into an Alaska hospital and finds a snack Allentown Morning Call
A moose wandered into a hospital building Monday in Alaska's largest city, and Stephanie Hupton was ready with her phone camera.
Anxiety in Alaska as Endless Aftershocks Rattle Residents U.S. News & World Report
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Seven weeks after a massive earthquake struck Alaska, the seemingly endless aftershocks are keeping many residents filled with ...
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 ...
Moose wanders around hospital reception — in Alaska, of course WMUR Manchester
A moose wandered into a hospital building. Security monitored the situation.
Record-thin ice persists on river near Nenana Ice Classic tripod Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS - Record-thin ice on the Tanana River and unseasonably warm late winter weather could mean the earliest-ever toppling of the Nenana Ice Classic ...
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, ...
US Poker Laws by State - State-by-State Gambling Law Analysis Online Poker.net
How a Decade of US Laws Changed Online Poker. Before 2011, the United States comprised the largest online poker market in the world. Hundreds of poker ...
It's March, and DFW was colder than Alaska. Really. WFAA.com
On Monday afternoon – March 4, in case you forgot – the temperature at DFW Airport was colder than Alaska, or at least a good chunk of our 49th state. We only ...
Alaska a delightful winter destination Boston Herald
Bundled in the warmest clothing I own, I'm snug while speeding across snow-covered trails and onto the Chena River, covered with a 2-foot-thick layer of ice.
Mystery Good Samaritan enables man's $273M lottery win KTUU.com
An unemployed New Jersey man who won last Friday's $273 million Mega Millions jackpot said he wants to reward the mystery person who returned the tickets ...
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 ...
Alaska town won't see sun for 65 days Fox 4
If you're a night owl, you may want to consider spending your winters in northern Alaska.
Alaska troopers announce cold-case murder arrest Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A suspect has been arrested in Maine in connection with the sexual assault and murder of a 20-year-old woman whose body was ...
Image issues hound start of Alaska's Iditarod sled dog race Boston 25 News
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The world's foremost sled dog race kicks off its 47th running this weekend as participants strive to push past a punishing two years ...
Airplane debris found in search for missing Alaska plane WTOP
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Searchers in Alaska found airplane debris Wednesday during a search for a medical airplane that went missing with three people ...
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.
Power flashes seen in night sky as damaging earthquake hits Alaska WFAA.com
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 ...
Alaska governor offers use of troops along US-Mexico border WHNT News 19
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska is about 3000 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border, but the state's new Republican governor is offering President Donald ...
Alaska putting together pieces after massive earthquake Live 5 News WCSC
The Port of Anchorage doesn't appear to have suffered any damage in the Friday earthquake.
Alaska Becomes First State to Legalize 'Cannabis Cafes' The Advocate
Even as cannabis legalization has spread throughout the country, the unexplored territory has been passing laws that allow people to smoke outside their ...
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.
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.
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, ...
Sixth Annual Alaska One-Minute Play Festival Returns to Anchorage Broadway World
The ALASKA ONE-MINUTE PLAY FESTIVAL (#1MPF) returns to for its sixth year, in partnership with Perseverance Theatre at the Alaska Center For The ...
Collapsed Alaska highway ramp reopens days after quake KFSN-TV
A collapsed ramp that became an iconic image of the destructive force of a magnitude 7.0 earthquake was rebuilt and reopened in just four days.
City: Proposed state budget would cost Juneau millions, and its schools even more Juneau Empire
Gov. Mike Dunleavy's proposed budget would mean millions less in state funding heading to City and Borough of Juneau coffers, and city officials aren't ...
Video appears to show Alaska arson suspect tossing burning glove KOKI FOX 23
A suspect in the arson of an Alaska sushi restaurant appears to run from the building with a flaming glove still on his hand before he tosses it aside in ...
Alaska road already fixed after collapsing during quake Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
(CNN) - Alaska road crews are the envy of folks in the Lower 48 because of their quick repair of a road that was ripped apart by Friday's 7.0-magnitude ...
Alaska universal basic income doesn't increase unemployment Business Insider
A University of Chicago study found that Alaska's long-running universal basic income program does not cause people to work less.
Governor says every Alaskan will feel impact of budget cuts Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has proposed sweeping budget cuts he says are necessary to resolve an ongoing deficit.
Some shaking felt after moderate Alaska earthquake WSAW
A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has rattled Alaska residents through the Anchorage area and beyond.
6.1 magnitude earthquake hits southwest of Adak, Alaska WKRG News 5
A 6.1 magnitude earthquake has been reported southwest of the Tanaga Volcano in Alaska on Saturday morning.
Search for missing Alaska plane ends; bodies sought WTOP
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An air ambulance with three people aboard that vanished in Alaska was presumed to have crashed and the owners said ...
Social media post over rifle sticker in Alaska causes uproar San Luis Obispo Tribune
A social media post by an Alaska human rights official questioning the appropriateness of a sticker on the back of a truck reading "Black Rifles Matter" has ...
Photos and video show initial damage from 7.0 earthquake in Alaska WRAL.com
The earthquake's epicenter was located just 7.5 miles north of the state's most populated city, according to ABC News.
Former Arizona lawmaker to be sentenced in June in Alaska murder AZCentral.com
Mark Desimone was found guilty in May of killing Duilio Antonio "Tony" Rosales during a 2016 hunting and fishing trip in Alaska.
Frustrated Over Proposed Funding Cuts, Constituents Tell Legislators to 'Tax Me!' KUAC
Local legislators heard ideas and indignation about Governor Mike Dunleavy's proposed state budget on Saturday. Bart LeBon, the representative for House.
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 ...