| Alaska mountain race allows runners to defer entry for year Fairbanks Daily News-Miner|
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Runners registered for an extreme Alaska mountain race annually run on the Fourth of July in the will be allowed to defer their ...
Self-Exclusion Program not enough for addicts ahead of massive Illinois gambling expansion, opponents say Chicago Sun-Times
More than 13000 people are already part of a program designed to help gambling addicts police themselves, but opponents say it's not enough as the state is ...
Mt. Marathon racers allowed to defer until next year due to smoke KTUU.com
Mount Marathon race officials have announced that registered runners for this year's race may defer their entry until next year if they choose not to race later this ...
Mount Marathon Race officials offer deferral due to wildfires smoke Alaska Public Media News
Every year on the 4th of July, mountain runners from Alaska and across the world gather to run in Seward's Mount Marathon Race. It's a grueling uphill run that ...
Fort St. John man wins $500000 Lotto Max prize Alaska Highway News
Fort St. John's Kim Peck is a rodeo-loving family man with plans for some new horses after matching all four Extra numbers in the Lotto Max draw on June 21, ...
With the help of CrossFit, Ben Schutlz scales a new challenge in Mount Marathon KTUU.com
Just a little under two years after falling from a 100 foot ladder, Ben Schultz has miraculously gotten back to normal life. With the help of CrossFit and the ...
Wildfire smoke prompts Mount Marathon officials to issue unprecedented deferral option Kenai Peninsula Online
Due to forecasted smoke from the Swan Lake wildfire, racers registered for the Mount Marathon Race on Thursday in Seward have the option of skipping this ...
CNN plans to set debate lineup reminiscent of sports Alaska Highway News
NEW YORK — The political equivalent to NBA first pick Zion Williamson is unclear, but CNN this week brings the showmanship of sports draft lotteries to the ...
Alaska House Bill Would Legalize Card Rooms in Nation's Last... Casino.Org News
Alaska lawmakers are considering a bill that would legalize card rooms, and effectively end the state's longtime opposition to gambling.
Seward's Moore celebrating 50 years of running Mt. Marathon Kenai Peninsula Online
Seward stalwart Fred Moore may not reside in the public eye of the Alaska mountain running scene as those that have blazed to new records up and down the ...
Alaska Fraudster Elizabeth Pierce Tells Judge Ramos She Did Nothing Wrong Then Gets 60 Months Inner City Press
By Matthew Russell Lee, #SDNYLIVE, Scope. SDNY COURTHOUSE, June 22 – When Elizabeth Ann Pierce appeared to be sentenced for a multi million dollar ...
MRAK Almanac: Last chance for Denali Road Lottery Must Read Alaska
The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in getting to know your ...
Jackpot: More than 2000 winners in North Carolina lottery Alaska Highway News
RALEIGH, N.C. — Turns out that zero can be a lucky number.North Carolina's state lottery Saturday said it set a record payout after the winning numbers in a ...
Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states? USA TODAY
Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.
Penal farm to produce farm, music under the sea: News from around our 50 states USA TODAY
Evan Bartle, chief growing officer for Second Chances Farm, transplants lettuce seedlings into a vertical garden prototype used to demonstrate Ajit George's ...
Permit drawing time: these five Alaska permit lotteries had toughest odds last year Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
It's not quite the Mega Millions lottery, but hunters do face some tough odds if they want to pursue sheep near Anchorage, bison anywhere, or moose off the road ...
Two winning Ice Classic tickets so far; counting continues Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
The record-early date and unusual time of the Tanana River breakup this year had some people running to the Nenana Ice Classic rulebook to see what ...
Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling The Tennessean
Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...
Parlez-vous français? Anchorage school lottery opens with a new immersion program Anchorage Daily News
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Alaska woman wins $300K guessing when ice breaks UPI News
An Alaska woman won $311652 Friday for guessing the exact date and time a tripod would fall into the water after ice gave way on the Tanana River in Nenana, ...
Ask Juneau: Why can't I buy a lottery ticket? KTUU.com
Ask Juneau viewers want to know why you can't buy a Powerball ticket in Alaska – especially when the state is broke.
Study Reveals Nevada Most Gambling Addicted State in... Casino.Org News
Nevada has the most casinos in the United States, and a recent study by WalletHub indicated the state is also the gambling addicted in the country.
Alabama Lawmakers File Bills to Legalize State Lottery, Sports... Casino.Org News
Two state senators have filed bills in the Alabama Legislature to create a state lottery. In addition, a state representative has put forward two bills that would ...
When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US SB Nation
The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...
What legal online sports betting in Tennessee means for college and pro teams Knoxville News Sentinel
Titans kicker Ryan Succop sized up one effect of legal online sports betting in Tennessee: “We'll probably have more people watching games,” he said.
Gambling Laws Across the United States Explained LA Progressive
Gambling Laws -- With a patchwork quilt of laws and regulations from state to state, understanding what is allowed – and where – can be quite confusing.
Is gambling a problem in Pa.? It's ranked among top 15 gambling-addicted states PennLive
U.S. consumers rack up more than $100 billion per year in gambling losses.
Powerball jackpot now at $625 million, 4th largest in lottery's history KTUU.com
(Gray News) – With still no winner in all of 2019, the Powerball jackpot keeps on growing, surpassing the $600 million mark for only the fourth time ever. At $625 ...
State Of The States: Sports Betting In The Western Region USBets
Jill R. Dorson takes us on a state-by-state tour of the sports betting landscape in 2018. Fifth in this five-part series: the west.
$768M Powerball winner bought ticket in Milwaukee suburb KTUU.com
(AP) - A single ticket that matched all six Powerball numbers to win the estimated $768.4 million jackpot — the third-largest jackpot in U.S. lottery history — was ...
Why Can't You Play Mega Millions in AL, AK, MS, NV, UT or HI? Heavy.com
Find out why six states don't let you buy Mega Millions tickets.
Alaska's jackpot: Fish and Game opens 2018 hunting lottery KTVA
What could be so popular that some call it Alaska's own version of Powerball? The hunting permit lottery.
Louisiana Sports Betting Bill Could Ask Voters To Legalize Wagering Legal Sports Report
The recently passed daily fantasy sports bill will serve as the model for a new Louisiana sports betting effort. This week, a sports betting bill in Louisiana ...
Texas Casino Bill Introduced, Would Permit 12 Destination Resort... Casino.Org News
A Texas casino bill that would allow as many as 12 destination resort gaming venues to be built throughout the state has been introduced in Austin.
MRAK Almanac: Ramping up for Memorial Day weekend; who's on Denali this week? Must Read Alaska
The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in getting to know your ...
Powerball jackpot rises to $750 million, 4th largest prize in US lottery history KTUU.com
After the 25th Powerball drawing in a row without a grand prize winner, the lottery's jackpot soared once again.
AK: Hunters sleep in Bethel parking lot to get muskox permits Alaska Public Radio Network
One of the most exclusive animal hunts in the United States happens on a small corner of Alaska on the Bering Sea. On two subarctic islands live herds of a ...
So you want to live off the grid. How about Mount Rich? Must Read Alaska
A PIECE OF RUGGED, REMOTE PARADISE FOR CHEAP. The Alaska land sales are underway once again. As with most of the land the State of Alaska ...
New Report Estimates The Quantum Growth Of US Sports Betting USBets
The U.S. legal sports betting industry is growing, and will continue to grow, exponentially. But what kind of numbers are we talking here? A report released on ...
Armenia Protestors Challenge Parliament Effort to Enact Big Gambling... Casino.Org News
Armenia's parliament is considering legislation that could further restrict gaming establishments in the Eastern European nation.
Fifteen States Join Legal Challenge to New Wire Act... Casino.Org News
A group of 15 states led by New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Michigan have joined a legal challenge kickstarted by the New Hampshire Lottery to the DOJ's new ...
When Will Online Sports Betting Be Legal? Projections for All 50 States The Action Network
Read more on the when experts think your state will officially legalize sports betting, both at physical locations and online.
State-run raffle could be new way to fund schools Alaska Public Radio Network
Alaskans could have a new choice for what to do with their permanent fund dividends next year – a raffle that would fund public schools. Lawmakers passed ...
Scientists in Alaska are tracking fish by DNA KTVA
Geneticists here in Alaska are using that same technology on fish, but they're not looking for their ancestors. Instead, they're using it to trace back where marine ...
Full dividend fails House vote, 21-15 Must Read Alaska
On Day 147 of the 2019 legislative session, the Capital Budget was finally on the House floor, and lawmakers debated Amendment No. 1: a full statutory $3,000 ...
You’ve won the Mega Millions jackpot. Now what? Anchorage Daily News
Despite the terrible odds — one in 302.5 million for those keeping score at home — someone will eventually match all six numbers and win the Mega Millions ...
Coast Guard: 2 More Bodies Found After Alaska Planes Crash Military.com
The two planes collided in mid-air Monday, killing six people, the Coast Guard said.
At least 60 ice seals found dead along west Alaska coast The Philadelphia Inquirer
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — At least 60 ice seals have been found dead along Alaska's west coast, and federal biologists on Wednesday were trying to determine ...
Cook Inlet setnet buyback program gains support Alaskajournal.com
Cook Inlet fishermen are again pushing for a bill that would authorize a commercial set gillnet permit buyback, but with the budget battles ongoing, it may not ...
Sports betting is now legal in several states. Many others are watching from the sidelines. NBCNews.com
Three months after the Supreme Court overturned a law prohibiting states from legalizing sports betting, a few states have begun accepting wagers.
$1.537 billion Mega Millions ticket sold in rural South Carolina Anchorage Daily News
The ticket sold Tuesday is worth about $877.8 million in a lump-sum cash payment, which most winners choose to take, rather than collect the full amount in ...
A Utah trophy hunter bagged a bear in Alaska. It was legal, he thought — and that's where his troubles began. Salt Lake Tribune
Lotteries are illegal in Utah to raise money for education, but the state does use them to fund wildlife management. In 2015, Wallace Scott Keele plunked down ...
Feeling lucky? Nenana Ice Classic tickets go on sale Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS—Betting on when the Tanana River will go out in Nenana officially opened Friday at bars and retail stores around Alaska.
Alaska state legislator introduces bill criminalizing abortion WWSB
Under the proposed HB178 the intentional taking of human life “before, during, or after birth” is not protected by a right to privacy under the Alaska State ...
Introducing the 'Little Five': Five interesting animals summer visitors are actually likely to see in the Interior Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — The sub-Arctic is not the same as Africa's Serengeti, but I can see why people expect a similar action-packed wildlife safari experience when I ...
A moose walks into an Alaska hospital and finds a snack KVAL
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A moose wandered into a hospital building in Alaska's largest city and chowed down on some plants in the lobby as workers ...
Dunleavy is making the hard decisions Must Read Alaska
LET'S TRY THE DUNLEAVY APPROACH: SPEND WHAT WE HAVE MORE EFFICIENTLY. By ANN BROWN GUEST CONTRIBUTOR. Although it is not unusual ...
All Aboard The Wire Act Case: NJ, PA, Michigan Lead Challenge To DOJ In Federal Court OnlinePokerReport.com
This is a developing story. New Jersey and Michigan have joined the legal challenge against the Department of Justice's latest interpretation of the Wire Act.
In Alaska, visitors get up close with grizzlies (and salmon) Minneapolis Star Tribune
For fish, bears and visitors in Alaska, timing is everything.
2018 pictures of the year tell the stories of Alaska | Community Features Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS - Another year has come and gone, and once again Fairbanks has displayed its community spirit to the fullest. Fairbanksans come together in times ...
Massive earthquake crumbles roads, damages buildings in Alaska WSB Atlanta
Back-to-back earthquakes measuring 7.0 and 5.8 rocked buildings and shattered roads Friday morning in Anchorage, sending people running into the streets ...
Find Allows for Third Sperm Whale Necropsy Ever in Alaska U.S. News & World Report
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — As soon as she walked up to the whale, Kate Savage could tell how it died.
Experts Assess The Lottery's Place In The Legal Sports Betting Era USBets
A panel of gaming experts in New Orleans analyzed the lottery's role in 2019 and whether it should be part of the sports betting picture.
MRAK Almanac: Mystery of the Franklin Expedition; Noel Wien's birthday Must Read Alaska
By KOBE RIZK. The MRAK Almanac is your place for political, cultural, and civic events, events where you'll meet political leaders or, if you are interested in ...
Twice in 2 days: Russian warplanes intercepted off coast of Alaska WWSB
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU/Gray News) - For the second time this week, U.S. warplanes intercepted Russian bombers and fighter jets off the coast of Alaska.
Saturation, survival of the control board, on-site consumption and driving out the black market issues to watch in 2019 Anchorage Press
It's been two years since the first cannabis shops opened in Alaska, and to the surprise of many, the industry continues to grow at breakneck speed.
Alaska's slower pace of life is a draw for resort employee Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS — “I didn't plan to live here this long when I first came,” Masako Tokida said. But, the longtime employee of Chena Hot Springs Resort recalled, “on ...
Is Sports Betting Online Legal in the United States? Lineups
Note: we are not lawyers and this page is not legal advice. This *content* is solely for information purposes only. If you need clarification, consult an attorney ...
Road Trip Rx: From the Denali Road to glacier yoga, a wellness warrior finds peace in Alaska 7x7
Driving Alaska's 92-mile Denali Park Road is a popular bucket list item, especially during the four-day window each September that the road opens to private ...
Alaska shakes — and Twitter feels it The Mercury News
Alaskans take to social media to share their photos and videos from quake-shaken Anchorage.
Sports betting in Tennessee — gee, what could go wrong? The Tennessean
Lost in Tennessee's move to legalize sports betting, amid the lust for more revenue. is the potential harm of normalizing an addictive vice.
Moose enters Alaska hospital building in Anchorage Sacramento Bee
A moose wandered into an Alaska hospital building, ate some plants and left through a motion-activated door that was stuck open because of the cold. A worker ...
Justice Department’s Reversal on Online Gambling Tracked Memo From Adelson Lobbyists The Wall Street Journal
The legal reasoning behind the Justice Department's unusual reversal of an opinion that paved the way for online gambling hewed closely to lobbyists' ...
Which States Have Legalized Sports Betting? Athlon Sports
Here's a list of every state that has legalized sports betting, along with those states that will have betting soon, or no sports gambling at all.
Five Packing Tips for Your Next Alaskan Adventure Forbes
What are the most important items to pack for Alaska? If you're visiting to dig into the last frontier's great outdoors, here are the gear tips you need to know.
Wire Act Opinion Could Strip Education, Social Services In Sports Betting States Legal Sports Report
Nearly two weeks ago, a new Wire Act opinion surfaced from the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel, potentially shaking the foundation of modern ...
An eagle with an 8-foot wing span crashed into an Alaska home Boston.com
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.
F-22s Intercept Russian Bombers, Fighter Jets Off Coast of Alaska Military.com
U.S. F-22 Raptors intercepted four Russian bombers and a pair of Su-35 Flanker-E fighter aircraft off the coast of Alaska.
Alaska Senator Wants New Icebreaker to Spend Time in US Waters Military.com
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard is expected to take possession of a new heavy icebreaker within five years and Alaska's junior U.S. senator ...
Record-thin ice persists on river near Nenana Ice Classic tripod Fairbanks Daily News-Miner
FAIRBANKS - Record-thin ice on the Tanana River and unseasonably warm late winter weather could mean the earliest-ever toppling of the Nenana Ice Classic ...
Denali National Park's Annual 'Road Lottery' Offers Winners Glimpse Of Alaskan Wilderness WBUR
Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve opens its only road to a select number of visitors Friday. For four days each year, Denali's "road lottery" allows a ...
Joint statement from AG Ferguson and L&I Director Sacks on Alaska Airlines US Supreme Court decision Access Washington
High court declines case, leaves ruling that protects state workers in place OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Department of Labor & Industries ...
South Dakota man dies in car crash in Alaska KSFY
Alaska State Troopers say a 22-year-old South Dakota man died and two other people were injured in a collision on the Parks Highway.
Hutchison High School changes its student admission lottery system webcenter11
A local high school is changing the way it runs its student admission lottery system.
Are Western States Lagging on Sports Betting? Mountain States SportsHandle.com
Though East Coast states have been quick to legalize sports betting, the western states seem to be slower to take action.
Watch: Moose plays with backyard tire swing in Alaska UPI News
An Alaska man captured video of a curious moose that visited the back yard of his home and took time to play with a tire swing.
Here are some summer activities to do in Fairbanks, Alaska KRON4
Northern lights, reindeer, and antique cars -- Those are just a few of the things waiting for you in Fairbanks, Alaska.
Place your bets: Delaware takes sports wagers, others close Alaskajournal.com
DOVER, Del. (AP) — The market for legal sports gambling in the United States widened significantly on June 5 with expanded betting in Delaware, putting legal ...
Alaska Senate fails to revive oil-wealth fund dividend bill Wichita Eagle
The Alaska Senate has failed to revive a bill that would pay a full dividend from the state's oil-wealth fund this year.
Alaska bakes under heat wave linked to climate change Phys.Org
Alaska residents accustomed to subzero temperatures are experiencing a heat wave of sorts that is shattering records, with the thermometer jumping to more ...
Online Casino State of Affairs: Legality in United States Lineups
Currently, only New Jersey, Nevada and Delaware have online casino games live. Pennsylvania has instant games available on the PA Lottery website, which ...
Arizona Joins Growing Number of States to Shield Lottery Winners\' Names Governing
By Associated Press. Arizona joined a growing number of states allowing winners of big lottery jackpots to stay anonymous Wednesday after Republican Gov.
2000 air force personnel from 4 nations join Red Flag-Alaska exercises UPI News
Red Flag-Alaska, an exercise involving 2000 personnel, 85 aircraft and the air forces of four Pacific Rim countries, is underway, the U.S. Air Force announced.
Alaska Supreme Court Rules Against Military Couple in Dividends Case Military.com
The Alaska Supreme Court has ruled against a military couple seeking permanent fund dividends because they were out of state.
Where Casino Gambling and Lottery Profits Really Go CityLab
Though states often pledge to fund public schools with taxes levied on lotteries and casinos, that money tends to get funneled elsewhere.
An Alaska man said police arrested him in retaliation. He took a free speech case to the Supreme Court — and l Chicago Tribune
The Supreme Court ruled against an Alaska man in a case that gives law enforcement officers protection from people who claim they were arrested in retaliation.
Mount Marathon registration closes Sunday Kenai Peninsula Online
Registration for the race closes at 11:59 p.m. on March 31, and no late registration is allowed.
12-year-old boy arrested for shooting death of 18-year-old in Alaska 13abc Action News
Police have arrested a 12-year-old boy in connection with Sunday evening homicide in the woods.
U.S. military begins Exercise Northern Edge in Alaska UPI News
Approximately 10000 U.S. military personnel are participating in a 12-day joint training exercise called Northern Edge 2019 on and above central Alaska ranges ...
Alaska state hold music project put on hold FOX13 Memphis
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The state has put songs from the Grammy award-winning band Portugal. The Man and four other artists with Alaska ties on hold.