Saying that continued storage of radioactive water is not a realistic strategy, International Atomic Energy Agency Chief Yukiya Amano suggested that some of the contaminated water be released into the Pacific Ocean after treatment.
The AST Bureau of Highway Patrol-South Central Team, while out on patrol on Saturday evening, conducted a traffic stop on a Buick Sedan for moving and equipment violations on Johnson Road and Schultz Drive.
On Friday, Alaska's Governor Parnell announced that the state of Alaska has filed a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's refusal to consider the State's exploration plan for the state's coastal plain, or area 1002 of the Arctic Wildlife Refuge.
100,000 coastal Chileans were evacuated inland after a 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit that country at 6:16 pm at epicenter.
Alaska State Troopers arrested 21-year-old Charles Hedgers on 18 counts of Theft after responding to a call of a person stealing from parked vehicles in the area of Gail and Lucille Streets early Friday.
Alaska State Troopers responded to the scene of a head-on collision at mile 45.5 of the Parks Highway on Thursday night at 8:47 pm and closed down the highway for approximately a half an hour.
It was on Thursday afternoon that the Alaska State Troopers received a tip that a visitor to the Palmer Correctional Center intended to smuggle contraband into the facility.
JUNEAU â€“ On Thursday, Representative Andy Josephson (D-Anchorage) and Representative Les Gara (D-Anchorage) revealed statements from Northern Dynasty CEO, Ron Thiessen contradicting Governor Parnellâ€™s stated position on that he would reserve judgment until completion of the permitting process for the Pebble Mine.
Searchers continue to comb through the rubble of the collapsed apartment buildings in New York searching for more survivors after a suspected gas leak demolished the building on Wednesday and killed at least seven people there.