Property transfers

...Lot 6, Block D, Phase III, Walton Landing, $134,900Joan Marie M. Atkins to Melanie Kathleen Rollins, Lot 9, Block Ak, Section I, Lynwood, Plat Book 25Fa Page 510, $156,500Coty J. Downard, Michelle C. Downard and Michelle C. Zevrah to...

Stronger economy, cheaper gas mean clogged roads this Thanksgiving

...seat becomes vacant. For 99 cents, it sends an email if two adjacent seats become available. The service is available for Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, JetBlue Airways, United Airlines and Virgin America but not for Delta Air Lines and some smaller...

These fall-planted bulbs pay off later in flavor

...Ward said.Garlic can be grown outdoors anywhere in the United States with the possible exceptions of Arctic and Interior Alaska.Shallots, meanwhile, have been described as the gourmet member of the onion family. They need a well-drained site with...

US sues over proposed deal between United and Delta over takeoff slots at Newark airport

...been pushing for more access to the main New York City-area airports ? JFK, Newark and LaGuardia. Frontier, Spirit, Alaska, Virgin Amer i ca and Allegiant wrote last week to Trans por tation Secretary Anthony Foxx to complain that United, Delta...

US halts sales of offshore drilling leases in Arctic

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The In terior Department announced Fri...extended current leases in Arctic waters off Alaska's northern coast, a decision that significantly...said.Jewell said the Chukchi Sea off Alaska's northwest coast and the Beauf ort...

'Chronicle' president announces resignation

...Atkins, 61, joined The Chronicle in January 2012 after retiring from the Air Force as a lieutenant general in charge of NORAD Alaska."The Augusta Chronicle is postured for the future, and the team that produces the award-winning newspaper is ready to...

More than half of US states report job losses in September

...nation's highest unemployment rate, at 7.3 percent. North Dakota has shed 7,300 in the past year, yet it still boasts the lowest unemployment rate, at 2.8 percent. Alaska and Wyoming reported small jobs losses in the past 12 months.

4 dead, many injured when vehicle crashes into Oklahoma State homecoming parade

...said Geoff Haxton, of Tulsa, who attended the parade with his children.Another spectator, Konda Walker, from Anchorage, Alaska, told the Stillwater News Press that some people initially thought the crash was part of the show."People were flying 30...

Shell will cease Alaskan Arctic exploration

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Royal Dutch Shell has abandoned its...become the first company to produce oil in Alaska's Arctic waters, darkening the nation's...gas.The project also held the hopes of Alaska, which has seen oil production and revenues...

Summer travel season winding to close at Denali park

DENALI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska - Summer travel is winding down at Denali National Park and Preserve, ending the season that sees the vast majority of visitors...