Air travel changes for Alaskans

Despite attempts to return to life as usual, air travel will not be the same—forever. This will continue to affect Alaskans who depend on...

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Alaska Highway gas line proposed Governor Tony Knowles has sent a letter to the U.S. Senate Energy Committee that puts the Alaska Highway natural gas...

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Sept. 6* - Busted 4:35 p.m. The University Police Department was contacted about skateboarders on the west side of the diplomacy building. Three juveniles were...

Road warriors

The cancellation of the University of Alaska Anchorage women's volleyball road trip to Seattle University and Northwest Nazarene has been rescheduled to coincide with...

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Man arrested on Northwest flight for threatening child Earl Quincey Washington, a 54-year-old male from Halifax, North Carolina, was arrested without incident on Aug. 21,...

Taste of UAA offers new students a variety of flavors

The Taste of the University of Alaska Anchorage tantalized students with free food, loud music and the opportunity to enrich their college experience at...

Dan Fagan adds UAA to his list of crime scene visits

Students may see a local celebrity on campus this fall. That's because Dan Fagan, local reporter with KTUU Channel 2 news, will be an...

Housing hopefuls left homeless

For the first time in housing history, University of Alaska Anchorage Housing Services has a waiting list for students wanting to live on campus....

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Aug. 16 – Watch out for the crossfire! 3:29 p.m. University Police Department received a report of skateboarders under the first spine of the Business...

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Flags lowered for Anchorage police officer killed in the line of duty Gov. Tony Knowles ordered state flags lowered to half-staff July 13 in memory...

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July 5 4:47 a.m. A man contacted University Police Department from an emergency phone on the bike path by west dorm claiming he had been...

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June 28 12:15 a.m. The University of Alaska Anchorage experienced a brief power outage lasting two minutes. Several emergency generators engaged during the outage, but...

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More helicopter assistance in fighting Kenai fires A second Alaska Army National Guard helicopter joined the ongoing fire fighting situation 100 miles south of Anchorage...

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May 31 12:55 p.m. A UPD officer on patrol on Sharon Gagnon Lane observed a vehicle with two different plates. The officer determined that one...

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Ulmer speaks on organic nature of Alaska salmon Lieutenant Governor Fran Ulmer went to LaCross, Wisconsin to talk about Alaska's organic salmon. She addressed the...

UPD hires new dispatcher

Traun Green is on the job. As the most recent addition to UAA's University Police Department staff, Green began training for his new position...

Anchorage grasping the elements

Year after year, suspense builds as spring cross fades into summer in a smooth cyclic motion with the solstice progressively approaching. Each new season...

Hate crime bill fails to include adults?

Following the paintball incident earlier this year involving juveniles targeting Native Alaskans, it came to the attention of many that Alaska does not have...

Housing help

An emergency call rings into the University Police Department's dispatch center. “A man is choking on pizza in the College of Arts and Science...

Parking at UAA remains an ongoing issue

The campus is quieter in the summer and parking is not stressful like in the fall and spring. Parking has been a problem for...

Remembering the legacy of Rachel Carson

A fresh garden salad, along with salsa, chips and organic apple juice attracted inquiring minds for an earthy celebration. Various booths providing information and...

Summer travel classes finding departure difficult

Summer session travel study classes at UAA are finding it difficult to get off the ground. Professor Carol Dee's study tour of Italy has...

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May 24 4:19 a.m. While on patrol on at UAA, an officer observed a subject sprawled out on the grass on the south side of...

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OPPORTUNITY Volunteers needed for MDA summer camp The Muscular Dystrophy Association is accepting applications from people willing to volunteer to serve as counselors at the MDA...

Housing help

The University Police Department recently appointed me to the post of Housing Officer. I look forward to serving students and staff in housing. The position...

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March 15 8:00 a.m. A moose was reported at the southwest entrance of the sports center. A UPD officer responded and observed two moose that...

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Alaska student loan program expands            So far a running success, the Alaska student loan program is planned to expand into the Alaska Advantage program....

Donating blood _” giving the gift of life

One of the best things you could do in your life is to help save someone else's life. There's one way that you can...

March against hate brings UAA closer together

To show their support against racism and hate Wednesday, over 30 students and faculty members gathered in the Campus Center to march against bigotry...

UAA pool gets gold safety award

Someone has been keeping an eye out on the University of Alaska Anchorage swimming pool, regularly video taping the nine part-time student lifeguards throughout...