Alaska

Budget Cuts Pare Real Time Monitoring Of Volcanoes
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Scientists monitoring Alaska's volcanoes have been forced to shut down stations that provide real-time tracking of eruptions and forgo repairs of seismic equipment amid ongoing federal budget cuts — moves that could mean delays in getting vital information t…
Anchorage On Pace For Snowiest Winter On Record
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Heavy snow fell in Alaska's largest city Thursday, adding to what already has been the snowiest period for Anchorage since records have been kept.
The National Weather Service predicted a snowfall of 8-16 inches, with the city's upper Hillside neighborhoods ex…