Dozens turned out at the Wasilla City Council meeting on Monday to hear Wasilla Public Library Director Zane Treesh speak on the library’s book selection process and to address community concerns over the sexualized books in the teen section of the library.
A shocking 50 people have died outdoors in Anchorage this year, according to the Anchorage Police Department. In just the month of November, the Anchorage Fire Department reported 20 emergency calls to the three largest camps at Davis, Cuddy, and Buttress Park areas.
Strong winds and messy, mild winter weather continue over Southern Alaska. Gusty winds for Southcentral will subside Wednesday. Watch out if you drive Turnagain Pass! A winter weather advisory for up to 16 inches of snow and gusty winds is in place through 3 a.m. Thursday. Drivers should be prepared or make alternate plans.
The Anchorage Assembly signed off on the 2024 general government operating budget Tuesday night, helping fund operations within the city as residents prepare to put food on their plates for a big annual holiday.