Alaska is considered one of the most scenic states in the USA. Temperate rainforests, arctic tundra, boreal forests, and volcanic islands are all part of the landscape in Alaska.
Alaska provides many activities for nature lovers who enjoy the outdoors as well city slickers who prefer a more cosmopolitan setting. Learn about all that this breathtaking state has to offer visitors.
Learn about urban, suburban, and rural real estate markets in Alaska. Real estate agents, buyers, and sellers will appreciate the Alaska real estate resources on this page.
This National Park directory page lists National Parks, Historic Landmarks, and Natural Landmarks in the State of Alaska. An interactive Alaska map, plus photos and highlights, are included thereon.
The website for Alaska Airlines which serves more than 90 cities in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. On the site users can book flights, hotels, rent cars, and find out about special AA deals. There are also route maps and information about security at airports.
Founded in 1917, this land-grant university opened its doors in Fairbanks, Alaska. However, its largest campus, by number of students, is now located in the more populous Anchorage area.
The following articles provide recent Alaska-related news.
Officials in Alaska have arrested a 44-year-old man in Maine, Steven Downs, in the 1993 murder of Sophie Sergie, a 20-year-old woman found slain at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in 1993. ...
CBS News. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 22:39:58 +0000.
On April 26, 1993, Sophie Sergie was found sexually assaulted and murdered in a dorm bathroom at the University of Alaska Fairbanks, authorities said Friday.
ABC News. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 13:13:50 -0500.
KETCHIKAN, Alaska (AP) - The state has signed a $2.1 million contract with ALCAN Timber Inc. for a timber sale on state and federal forest land in southeast Alaska. ...
Washington Times. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 00:13:16 -0500.
Alaska is about 3,000 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border, but the state's new Republican governor is offering President Donald Trump the use of the Alaska National Guard to patrol it, the Anchorage Daily News reports.
Fox News. Monday, 18 Feb 2019 02:48:35 GMT.
The Alaska House of Representatives elected a speaker after more than a month of gridlock that left Juneau unable to begin action on a new governor's agenda.
Reid Wilson. The Hill. Friday, 15 Feb 2019 16:26:04 +0000.
In a finding that has implications for how scientists calculate natural greenhouse gas emissions, a new study finds that water levels in small lakes across northern Canada and Alaska vary during the summer much more than was assumed.
Science Daily. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 16:11:33 EST.
The extreme weather is due to a powerful Pacific Ocean jet stream pattern: Part of the polar jet stream is angled straight south along the U.S. West Coast from Alaska
CBS News. Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 19:50:36 +0000.
Legislation to ban oil and natural gas drilling in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge was unveiled by two Democratic lawmakers and one GOP House member, according to The Hill.
Newsmax. Monday, 11 Feb 2019 16:27:41 EDT.
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