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UPDATED: Four threats found at Dimond High this week, prompting increased police presence Friday  KTUU.com

A major Anchorage high school was set on their toes Friday morning, after a week-long series of threats were uncovered within school bathrooms. Now, law ...



Conversations of school shooting at Dimond High School, principal says  KTUU.com

Yet another threat has been uncovered regarding beleaguered Dimond High School in Anchorage, according to district officials. Additional officers are being ...



UPDATE: Anchorage School Board remains quiet on Dimond High football allegations  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — Wednesday update: The Anchorage School District posted an update Wednesday on a website created to disseminate ...



Parents left with questions after meeting at Dimond High on death threats  KTUU.com

Angry parents and worried students and assurances from school officials were at a packed meeting at Dimond High School, to talk about threats of a school ...



Dimond High football investigation turned over to Office of Special Prosecutions  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — The investigation into allegations of sexual assault by members of the Dimond High School football team has been completed ...



Dimond High School football holds meeting to address sexual abuse allegations  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — A meeting of students and parents took place at Dimond High School Tuesday afternoon to address allegations of sexual ...



3 Dimond High football coaches fired and students disciplined in the wake of misconduct allegations  Anchorage Daily News

Three Dimond High School football coaches, including the head coach, have been fired and students have been disciplined in the wake of allegations of ...



USC commit Alissa Pili breaks Alaska girls basketball scoring record  USA TODAY High School Sports

Alissa Pili, a USC commit from Alaska, set a state scoring record for girls basketball, though it's uncertain if it goes across all classes.



Dimond football suspended by Superintendent as investigation into 'serious misconduct' continues  KTUU.com

The Anchorage School District has canceled Dimond High football activities for the next week, as the district investigates allegations of sex assault and hazing.



Student arrested in Dimond High School shooting threat investigation  KTUU.com

Following weeks of threats which began at Dimond High School, including threats of shooting violence against Anchorage high school students and the police, ...



Bomb threat called into Dimond High School  Alaska Public Radio Network

Anchorage School District officials say an anonymous bomb threat was made against Dimond High School on Monday. In a district statement, Dimond Assistant ...



ASD: Dimond HS hazing incident being investigated  KTUU.com

The mother of a Dimond High School football player says several senior team members took several freshman team members one-by-one into another room in ...



Dimond, Bartlett High targeted by shooting threat in bathroom stall  KTUU.com

Following a tumultuous week at Dimond High School, with multiple school shooting threats prompting some parents to take their children out of school, more ...



Marsett: Alleged Dimond High abuse 'heartbreaking'  KTVA

Anchorage School Board President Starr Marsett discusses allegations of sexual abuse in Dimond High School's football program during an interview on ...



Dimond High School football players surveyed  KTUU.com

Dimond High School pulled its football players out of classes Monday to get answers about the team climate and a recent trip to Fairbanks that launched criminal ...



Dimond football program suspended for another week  Anchorage Daily News

The Lynx will forfeit Thursday's game against Palmer while Anchorage police continue their investigation into inappropriate behavior.



Hazing vs. Sexual assault: APD continues its investigation into what happened between Dimond High School football players  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — As an investigation into allegations of serious misconduct proceeds, Dimond High School football team's activities continue to ...



Dimond High to meet with parents in light of last week's threats  KTUU.com

Last week, Dimond High was thrown into disarray after repeated threats were made against the lives of Dimond's students. This week, school administration and ...



WATCH: ASD meeting on Dimond HS allegations  KTUU.com

Members of the Anchorage School Board met behind closed doors Tuesday evening, in executive session, to discuss allegations of hazing and sexual abuse ...



Dimond student arrested for threatening school shooting  KTUU.com

A Dimond High School student was charged for making a threat to shoot up the school after an incident on a school bus. Police say the school was never in ...



Service High school hit with threatening messages, troubling parents  KTUU.com

Another Anchorage high school has been struck with threatening messages scrawled on the walls of its restroom, and the district is following safety-first ...



Anchorage police investigate alleged Dimond football hazing  Anchorage Daily News

The Anchorage Police Department says it has launched a criminal investigation into an alleged hazing incident involving members of the Dimond High School ...



Dimond HS football back to the field, ending suspension for misconduct report  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — The Dimond High School Football program is back, following a two week suspension over allegations of misconduct during a ...



Dimond High's new head coach prepares team for first conference appearance  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — Dimond High School tested out its replacement head coach Wednesday afternoon, who takes the helm after the firing of head ...



Student walkout, counter protesters at Dimond High School  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - A student walkout at Dimond High School turned into a rally with two opposing sides. The original focus of the student led ...



Retiring Dimond High School history teacher gets a fond farewell from students  KTUU.com

Longtime Dimond High School history teacher Greg Brown gets a fond farewell from students he taught over the course of 25 years.



Dimond High School Walkout KTUU - Video  KTUU.com

Students at Dimond High School held a walkout to remember the Columbine shooting victims. Opposing students held a counter protest.



Shots fired in Southside neighborhood sends two schools into lockdown  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) — Reports of shots fired sent Chinook Elementary School into stay-put mode and Dimond High briefly into lockdown Thursday ...



Quake cancels prep sports while athletes and teams react to 7.0 earthquake  KTUU.com

Updates to prep sports schedules, plus reaction from the Alaska Sport's Community to Friday's quake.



UPDATE: Man killed near Dimond High School identified by police  KTUU.com

Anchorage Police are investigating a shooting in the Jewel Lake area after a disturbance was reported early Saturday morning, no arrests have been made.



Lynx are the team to beat heading into Region IV Volleyball Tournament  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE (KTUU)- Dimond High School volleyball is the team to beat heading into this week's Region IV Volleyball Tournament. The Lynx have yet to lose ...



What’s behind a wave of threats in Anchorage schools?  Alaska Public Radio Network

For weeks, Anchorage schools have been grappling with a wave of violent threats. Officials stress that while none of them have posed a real risk to public safety, ...



Huge comeback puts Dimond back in the win column  Anchorage Daily News

By rallying past Wasilla 35-21 on Saturday, the Lynx ended a seven-game losing streak.



Bartlett student arrested in school threat investigation  KTVA

A student at an East Anchorage high school has been arrested in school threat investigation, authorities say. Police say a school resource officer at Bartlett High ...



As earthquake cleanup continues in Anchorage schools, only one - in Eagle River - is deemed unsafe  Anchorage Daily News

On Monday, Anchorage School District families got a clearer picture of the post-earthquake status of schools, and some new options for child care during the ...



Anchorage classes cancelled through the week as clean-up continues  Alaska Public Radio Network

In the aftermath of the massive earthquake that struck Anchorage on Friday morning, Anchorage School District superintendent Deena Bishop announced that ...



UPDATE: Police say Snapchat threat was from out of state, not related to ASD  KTUU.com

Anchorage Police say a threatening message from an apparent gun-wielding suspect warning students not to go to school on Monday originated out of state and ...



It's a Steel Bucket switch for West and Dimond XC Running  KTUU.com

West and Dimond High cross-country teams square off for bucket bragging rights at Kincaid.



Anchorage School District says its insurance company will pay for crisis communication work by PR firm  Anchorage Daily News

The firm, Strategies 360, is providing crisis communication work related to incidents involving Dimond High School and Ptarmigan Elementary School, the district ...



Dimond's Alissa Pili named MaxPreps Athlete of the Year  KTUU.com

Dimond High School multi-sport standout Alissa Pili has been named the MaxPreps Female Athlete of the Year for the 2017-2018 school year.



Dimond HS football holds meeting into abuse allegations KTUU  KTUU.com

A meeting of students and parents took place at Dimond High School Tuesday afternoon to address allegations of sexual abuse that are alleged to have taken ...



Meet Dimond High School All-American swimmer Reed Dittlinger  KTUU.com

Dimond High School has another All-American in its midst: Reed Dittlinger, a senior, who's competing at junior nationals in early December.



With high school cross country in full swing, now's the time to catch Alaska's elite in action  KTUU.com

High school cross country season is in full swing, which means there's still time for you to catch some of this year's elite high school runners in their biggest races ...



Dimond picks Ronald McDonald House for annual charity hockey game  KTUU.com

The Dimond hockey team is ready for its annual charity hockey game, and for the players, it's more than just getting a win.



Bishop 'outraged' over ASD teacher's alleged abuse  KTVA

ASD Superintendent Dr. Deena Bishop speaks with KTVA's Joe Vigil on Friday, Sept. 21, 2018 about abuse allegations at Ptarmigan Elementary School. (Credit: ...



UPDATE: Signings continue as Jessee, Powers & lantto all go Division I  KTUU.com

Brody Jessee, Izzy Powers & Mikayla lantto added their names to the growing list of Alaskans who signed their National Letters of Intent to play Divsion I sports ...



Condos on top of shops: A Dimond Boulevard plan signals a new kind of Anchorage growth  Anchorage Daily News

The proposal, in its early stages, could bring more than 200 condos on top of shops and eateries to a forested corner of West Dimond Boulevard.



Dimond names Bernardo Otero as new head football coach  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Dimond High School has made it official: Bernardo Otero will be the Lynx's new head football coach. Otero has coached under ...



PREP TENNIS: Mustangs rally for win over Lynx, Wolves fall at Service  Alaskastar

Chugiak bounced back from a tough loss to South earlier in the week with a dramatic 6-3 prep tennis win over Dimond on Thursday at Dimond High.



LIST: Road Damage, Utility update, Shelters, Closures  KTUU.com

Following a massive earthquake Friday morning near Anchorage, several buildings and roads in the surrounding area were damaged or, in some cases, ...



Culture and competition collide at Rally the Regions  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) — Day 1 of Rally the Regions Hardwood classic tipped off at Dimond High School on Wednesday.



Wolfpack boys basketball downs Kodiak | High School  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — A busy West Valley High School boys basketball teams got points from nine of its 12 players in a 43-31 win over the visting Kodiak Bears on ...



Inspired by Empowerment Summit, Dimond students create Women's Club  KTUU.com

Established in October, the founding student of Dimond High School have seen as many as 50 of their peers attend club meetings.



UPDATE: Only boys soccer coach out at South High  KTUU.com

The South boys soccer team will no longer be coached by Mike Montgomery. The news comes after some had thought both the boys' and girls' coaches were let ...



JROTC headed to Normandy, France for D-Day anniversary  KTUU.com

Eight JROTC cadets from Dimond High are flying to Normandy, France for the 74th D-Day Anniversary.



Home field advantage reigns supreme in flag football playoffs  KTUU.com

The Cook Inlet Conference flag football playoffs kicked off Tuesday.



UPDATE: Police say shooting that sent girl to the hospital was 'non-intentional'  KTUU.com

Anchorage Police have arrested a man for a shooting Sunday afternoon that sent a girl to the hospital, they say the shooting was 'non-intentional.'



East Anchorage caps off perfect season by beating Dimond in state final  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The East Anchorage Thunderbirds perfect season came to a perfect end at the Alaska School Activities Association/First National Bank Softball ...



End of an era; Longtime football coaches Christiansen & Shackelford retire  KTUU.com

PALMER, Alaska (KTUU) — It's the end of era for Alaska High School football as two of the state's most successful coaches, Duncan Shackelford and Rod ...



3 ways to vote on the last day of the Anchorage mail-in election  KTUU.com

Though mailers went out weeks ago and voters in Anchorage have had ample time to cast their votes, as of election day, April 3, many still have not done so.



Preseason poll sets 2018 Alaska prep football season in motion  KTUU.com

The Alaska Sports Broadcasting Network released its preseason prep football poll, and we've got the full Week 1 schedule.



Dillingham Volleyball played out state championships following Anchorage earthquake  KDLG

Dillingham may be more than 300 miles away from Anchorage, but the impacts of Friday's 7.0-magnitude earthquake were still felt by many in the region.



Dimond Hockey preps for annual holiday fundraiser game  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The holiday spirit and hockey go hand-in-hand. That's why the Dimond Lynx will hold their annual fund raising game against ...



Marches held across the state in solidarity with DC March For Our Lives  Alaska Public Radio Network

From Bethel and Fairbanks to Anchorage and Juneau, people across Alaska gathered on Saturday in solidarity with March For Our Lives in Washington D.C..



Anchorage grandfather wants metal detectors in schools to prevent shootings  KTUU.com

An Anchorage grandfather is planning to attend Monday evening's Anchorage School District board meeting to advocate that schools install metal detectors after ...



'Displaced' teachers a lesser known story of budget decisions  Alaskajournal.com

The process of laying off teachers in what's known as “pink slip season” — May 15 to the last day of school — attracts most of the attention when education ...



Alaska Basketball Coaches sweep McDonald All-American Game  KTUU.com

Jeannie Hebert-Truax and Brad Lauwers led girls and boys West McDonald's All-American teams to victory.



Matt Shuckerow named Dunleavy's press secretary  Must Read Alaska

Matt Shuckerow is becoming the press secretary for Gov. Mike Dunleavy, starting Jan. 2. He will be leaving the staff of U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, where he ...



Mat-Su showdown headlines KTUU game of the week  KTUU.com

The Colony Knights will host the Wasilla Warriors for the KTUU Week 6 Tailgate Tour game of the week.



Large apartment complex planned for Sand Lake area  KTVA

Some people who live in a Sand Lake neighborhood said they were taken by surprise when they learned a developer wants to put in hundreds of apartment ...



Family, friends reflect on life of Anchorage hit-and-run victim Paul Winter  KTUU.com

Family and friends are mourning the loss of Paul Winter, 40, who was struck and killed in Anchorage Tuesday as he rollerbladed along a downtown sidewalk.



Pili, Schumacher, and Furlong win Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Youth Awards  KTUU.com

Three young Alaskans were announced as winners of the Alaska Sports Hall of Fame Youth Awards Tuesday.



Pili repeats as Gatorade Alaska Player of the Year  KTUU.com

Dimond High School's Alissa Pili has been named 2018 Alaska Gatorade Girls Basketball Player of the Year.



Hundreds march in Anchorage protesting gun violence  KTUU.com

Hundreds of students and supporters fill downtown Anchorage as part of the national movement, March For Our Lives.



New tax director: Colleen Glover  Must Read Alaska

Department of Revenue Commissioner Bruce Tangemen has brought Colleen Glover back onboard as director of the Tax Division. She will oversee a staff of ...



Thor Stacey named new NFIB director for Alaska  Must Read Alaska

The National Federation of Independent Business announced that it named lobbyist and Alaska hunting guide Thor Stacey as the new director of the Alaska ...



Being Pocahontas | Arts & Entertainment  Anchorage Press

When then-candidate Donald Trump mocked Sen. Elizabeth Warren as 'Pocahontas' for claiming Native American ancestry, the image that popped into most ...



49 Voices: Jay Stange of Anchorage  Alaska Public Radio Network

This week we're hearing from Jay Stange of Anchorage. Stange is a math teacher at Dimond High School. Download audio. STANGE: I was born in Whitehorse, ...



Co-chairs named for inaugural celebration  Must Read Alaska

Cynthia Henry and Rina Salazar will co-chair the inaugural celebrations for Gov.-elect Mike Dunleavy and Lt.-Gov.-elect Kevin Meyer. The inauguration will take ...



Hajdukovich finds hoops home with UAA  KTUU.com

Jahnna Hajdukovich will follow in her family's foot steps joining the UAA women's basketball program.



Sunrise Grill: Eagle Hotel in Palmer to feature a new restaurant  Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

PALMER — The Eagle Hotel has featured a handful of different restaurants in recent years. But an Anchorage man hopes his new restaurant will have long-term ...



Special Olympics Summer Games foster independence and inclusiveness  Alaska Public Radio Network

At the last practice before the 2018 Special Olympics Alaska Summer Games, Matt Maillelle leads his basketball teammates in a series of group stretches.



First homicide of 2018 unsolved: APD asks for public's help  KTUU.com

Fireworks on New Year's Eve lit the way to hope of more peaceful times on the streets of Anchorage, after a 2017 that saw the city reach a new record high for ...



Is media coverage creating more school shootings?  Must Read Alaska

CONTAGION EFFECT: IS IT A THING? The front page of the New York Times on Saturday featured expansive coverage of the boy who shot students at his high ...



Gasperlin-Wyffels  Alexandria Echo Press

Gasperlin-Wyffels. Jenna Wyffels and Jack Gasperlin were united in marriage on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Calvary Lutheran Church, Alexandria, MN, with ...



West Valley boys basketball drops opener to Dimond at buzzer  Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

FAIRBANKS — The Wolfpack nearly began their season with a signature victory.



Josh Revak files to challenge Charisse Millett  Must Read Alaska

An aide to U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan has filed to run for State House against Rep. Charisse Millett, who serves District 25, an area of Anchorage that Republicans ...



ERHS students stage sit-in to protest proposed budget cuts  Alaskastar

About 600 Eagle River High School students attended a sit-in by walking out of class on March 2 to protest proposed budget cuts that would eliminate a pair of ...



How students could lead a winning gun control vote in Alaska  Anchorage Daily News

Taking guns out of volatile situations would save lives in Alaska. Teens empowered by the Parkland movement could hold the key.



King Career Center to transform into high school if board approves  Alaskajournal.com

King Career Center student Matt Cronquist competes for Culinary Arts judges in the 2017 Alaska State SkillsUSA championships. Cronquist took first place in ...



AK: Hockey Homecoming  Alaska Public Radio Network

Download Audio. Tanner Sorenson is flying around the ice at Anchorage's Bonnie Cusack's Outdoor Rinks, moving with a well-practiced stride that has been ...



Anchorage car thieves are targeting Subarus. This man’s was stolen twice in one week.  Anchorage Daily News

Hunter Woofter got a painful education recently on how Anchorage car thieves are targeting 1990s Subarus.



Man dies after shooting in downtown Anchorage early on New Year’s Day  Alaska Dispatch News

Anchorage police say Timothy Smith, 39, was shot multiple times just after midnight near the Avenue Bar. They're looking for information about a silver Chevy ...



Akiuk wins regional Mixed Six title  The Delta Discovery

by Tommy Wells. Kalila Pavilla and Keisha Demientieff both turned in outstanding performances this past weekend and helped carry the Akiuk Grizzlies to a 3-0 ...



On the last day of school, Anchorage principals hand layoff notices to 220 teachers  Alaska Dispatch News

MiCall Sweet, a first-grade teacher and single mom, was laid off from the Anchorage School District this week and she's not optimistic about returning.



Akiuk competes at Mixed Six state tournament  The Delta Discovery

by Tommy Wells. The Akiuk Grizzlies are bringing home to the YK Delta the 2018 State Mixed 6 Sportsmanship Award. Akiuk was among the 12 teams from ...



Transgender equality discussion takes center stage at state track meet  KTUU.com

ANCHORAGE (KTUU) It's a controversial conversation happening all over the country -- Should students who were born as one sex and identify with another be ...



Movers and Shakers for Oct. 22  Alaskajournal.com

William “Bill” D. Falsey will step into the role of municipal manager for the Municipality of Anchorage effective Nov. 1. Mike Abbott, who has served as municipal ...



Anchorage educator named Alaska Teacher of the Year  Anchorage Press

Meet Ben Walker, your 2018 Alaska Teacher of the Year.



Divining data from the Anchorage mail-in election  Must Read Alaska

NO EXCUSE FOR NOT VOTING, UNLESS YOU'RE 100. Rebecca Logan, the leading conservative candidate for Anchorage mayor, said she talked to a ...



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