Here are some of my favorite stories by category:


75 feet in the air, Fairbanks ‘space needle’ has colorful, tragic past


In wake of Anchorage’s spice crisis, many are back where they started

Who’s behind websites aiming to confound enrollment in


Is Fairbanks’ decrepit Polaris Building finally nearing demolition?

Alaskans seek relief from high health care costs with medical tourism


Here are strategies for staying safe in bear country

Alaska winter readiness guide: Tips for preparing your home, vehicle and self

A tourist’s guide to navigating Alaska’s legal marijuana market


Weed on a plane: How Alaska businesses get pounds of pot on board, with police blessing

Chasing Thunder: Searching for Alaska’s most legendary cannabis strain