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Weird Alaska

Man In Bear Costume Harasses Mother Bear And Cubs

Associated Press | David Moye | Posted 08.14.2015 | Weird News

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities want to talk to a man who donned a fairly realistic bear costume — head and all — and wore it when harassin...

Record-Setting Fish May Be 200 Years Old

Posted 07.08.2013 | Weird News

If you believe in yourself, any fin is possible. UPDATE: July 8 -- The Alaska Department of Fish and Wildlife has determined that the fish was only...

Lee Speigel

Biologist Says He Can Explain The Origins Of The Alaska Lake Monster

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 05.09.2012 | Weird News

Just as Scotland's Loch Ness has an alleged lake monster known as Nessie, Alaska's Lake Iliamna has its own reported beastie dubbed "Illie." But is...

Does This Statue Look Like A Vagina? Some In Sarah Palin's Town Think So (VOTE)

Posted 02.24.2012 | Weird News

Is this fodder art class or sex education? A 12.5-foot sculpture installed on the front lawn of Wasilla High School has created a controversy in Sa...

Alaska Woman Punches Bear To Save Dog

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.01.2011 | Weird News

Talk about being able to throw a punch. An Alaska woman hit a bear's snout so hard, it let go of the dog it was gnawing on -- her dog to be exact. ...

Lee Speigel

WATCH: Alaska's Alleged Sea Serpent Caught On Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Speigel | Posted 09.19.2011 | Weird News

It has a horse-like head at the end of a long neck, with big eyes and humps on its back. It undulates above the surface for just a moment before divin...

Steven Hoffer

Man Plows Into Brewery, Steals Beer

HuffingtonPost.com | Steven Hoffer | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

Sometimes, nothing can stand between a thirsty guy and a cold brew. An Alaska man is facing multiple charges for allegedly smashing a stolen vehicl...