Alaska

Man Drives Stolen Firetruck to Nearby Bar With Sirens Flashing

Dawson Cody Porter, a man from Alaska, just couldn’t wait to get to the bar. The 22-year-old stole and drove a stolen firetruck to a nearby bar.
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Man Makes 14-Hour Boat Trip to Costco Every Week to Supply His Small City With Food

Whatever it takes to get groceries at Costco. An Alaskan man makes a weekly 14-hour boat trip to the major supermarket to supply his small city.
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Eagle with 8-foot wing span crashes into Alaska home

KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Many are familiar with uninvited guests unexpectedly crashing at the house, but an eagle took such a scenario to new heights in Kodiak. An eagle grabbed a piece of freezer-burned halibut that someone had thrown out, and apparently misjudged its climb up a cliff with the 4-...
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Single winner of Alaska ice-melt guessing game announced

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Nenana Ice Classic organizers have announced this year's winner for the guessing contest. Ice Classic manager Cherrie Forness says Anchorage resident Patricia Andrew was the only person to guess the exact time the ice officially went out on the Tanana River in Nenana. That...
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