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The Alaska Airlines Center will be used when needed as an alternate care site for the COVID-19 pandemic.

President Donald Trump is extending the voluntary national shutdown for a month as sickness and death from the coronavirus pandemic rise in the U.S. FULL STORY:

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The Anchorage area has the highest number of COVID-19 cases in the state at 59.

Gloria Merculief's family could not be beside her when she died from coronavirus. Instead, the family said nurses held the phone to Merculief's ear so she could pray with her brother and hear her husband's last words to her.

A group called the Gig Workers Collective is calling for a nationwide walk-out Monday. They've been asking Instacart to provide workers with hazard pay and protective gear, among other demands.

A soldier with family at JBER would get $2,000, while a soldier with family at Fort Wainwright or Fort Greely would get $4,000.

ICYMI: Alaska Public Media will help the Anchorage School District by airing educational programs Monday-Friday to supplement students' education while they learn from home due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

As the coronavirus rages across the United States, mainly in large urban areas, more than a third of U.S. counties have yet to report a single positive test result for COVID-19.

Alaskans are stepping up to help their neighbors by sewing masks for health care workers and sending out free pizzas to seniors.

For grandparents all over the world, being protected from the pandemic has meant a piercing distance from their loved ones.


UPDATE: The man kicked by a moose near Houston today had kicked the animal first, troopers say

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WATCH: Flames from the Swan Lake Fire were visible from the Sterling Highway Sunday night. Christina Johnstone was driving from Cooper Landing to Sterling when she captured this video. KPB officials say if you don't need to drive on the highway -- don't.

A Minnesota college student has been going to Iowa every weekend to buy hundreds of Krispy Kreme doughnuts to sell in the Twin Cities area for $17-$20 a box.

I guess this moose wasn't ready for the Christmas lights season. Thanks to Courtny Brooks for sending us this video.

The Department of Law says it “heard from a number of concerned citizens that the sentence imposed was too lenient,” prompting Criminal Division Director John Skidmore to review the case and sentence.

Anchorage's new rooftop recreation area @ 5th Ave. Mall garage is free & open to public --

Take a look at this video of a Jeep crossing earthquake damage on Vine Road near Wasilla. (Courtesy of Sierra Callahan)

While the victim was not present in court to advocate for herself and did not have a voice in the deal Schneider struck with the state, she has one more chance to exercise a legal right against Schneider.

WATCH: What would you do if a lynx showed up at your back door? This interaction was caught on camera by a family in the lower O'Malley area over the weekend.

The Dome sports facility is closed after snow caused the roof to bow:

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