Project Homeless Connect was unable to take place in Wasilla in 2020 due to COVID-19 and was a smaller, non-collective event in 2021 because of the ongoing pandemic. Event organizers are still in need of volunteers and donations for this year’s event.
Alaska Native Heritage Center, Carlile Transportation, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Ryder Transportation, Global Citizen USA and Tote Maritime Alaska collected more than 3,000 toys to help families.
Earlier this year, the City of Unalakleet became one of several communities to declare its water crisis a disaster. Now, a few months later, it’s on its way to multiple overhauls centered on its water system and related infrastructure.
Speaking at the Alaska Federation of Natives convention, Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced that full funding would be directed to help keep the school building in the Southwest community of Napakiak safe from an eroding riverbank.
This can be a hard time of the year for many. It’s dark, the pandemic continues to impact all of us, these are stressful times. Here are a few ideas we're collected that could bring you some happiness.
The group behind placing the gentle woodland giant around the Matanuska-Susitna Borough remains a mystery, but it’s certainly another spirited sight for commuters making the daily trip to and from the valley.