Category: ENVIRONMENT

Repair work begins in some Alaska towns slammed by storm

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — There’s been significant damage to some roads and homes in parts of western Alaska following last weekend’s devastating coastal storm, Gov. Mike Dunleavy said Wednesday after touring some communities along the state’s the vast coastline. …

Alaskans flee flooding as powerful storm hits state

A powerful storm headed north across the Bering Strait on Saturday and caused widespread flooding in several coastal communities in western Alaska, knocking out power and sending residents fleeing to higher ground. The force of the water pushed …