Alaska

Gophers Top Nanooks 6-3
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (GopherSports.com) – Thirteen Gophers tallied points including an assist by Anchorage native Eric Schierhorn and two goals from Tyler Sheehy as the Gopher Hockey program closed out the weekend with a 6-3 win over Alaska Fairbanks on Sunday.
Gophers Open New Season with Shutout Victory
Anchorage, AK (Gophersports.com) – Anchorage native Eric Schierhorn made 14 saves in a homecoming shutout as the Gopher men’s hockey team opened the 2016-17 season with a 6-0 win over Alaska Anchorage.
Alaska Legalizes Marijuana
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) -- Smoking, growing and possessing marijuana becomes legal in America's wildest state Tuesday, thanks to a voter initiative aimed at clearing away 40 years of conflicting laws and court rulings.