Alaska March Madness! The 2023 High School Basketball Championships converge on Anchorage!
Updated: Mar. 20, 2023 at 2:48 PM AKDT
Alaska March Madness! The 2023 Alaska State High School Basketball Championships converge on Anchorage! Dave and the Allgood News went to the Alaska Airlines Arena to talk to players, coaches and fans on the village migration to the big city and the hoop dreams of the players. Fun, excitement, family and basketball!
The homeless are pitching tents across the Anchorage area after the Sullivan Arena closed as a shelter nearly a month ago. That's where the Sanctioned Camps Community Task Force says they're getting involved in identifying possible sites for temporary camps - to give the city time to establish a permanent, low-barrier homeless shelter.
Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day has been a federal holiday since 1971.
In this edition of Telling Alaska's Story, Alaska's News Source attended a ceremony for an Unalaska man killed in action and nearly forgotten.