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Clausen Museum displays Native, natural history

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Emergency regulation defines 'public' in new marijuana law

Lieutenant Governor Byron Mallott filed an emergency regulation Feb. 24 defining what “in public” means in the Alaska statute that make the consumption,possession, transport and transfer of marijuana legal. A meno from Mallot’s office reads:...

Clausen Museum displays Native, natural history

An enhanced Clausen Museum will reopen to the public March 3 after being closed since mid-January for staff to work on projects. Director Brittany Zenge has been taking inventory of the museum's...

Alaska minimum wage rises to $8.75 an hour Tuesday

JUNEAU (AP) — Alaska’s minimum wage will rise to $8.75 an hour Tuesday, giving a pay increase to thousands of workers. Voters in November overwhelmingly approved raising the minimum wage from $7.75 per hour to $8.75 per hour, effective Jan. 1....

Middle school bring home 3A wrestling title

The Mitkof Middle School wrestlers are the 3A champs and they placed second overall in the Region V Tournament held Feb. 20-21 in Ketchikan. Five wrestlers earned champion titles: Brekin Davis in... Full story

Girls Scouts creating peace through partnerships

The Petersburg Girl Scouts participated in World Thinking Day on Saturday at the Catholic church. This year's theme was "we can create peace through partnerships." The local troop participated in the ...

Fish Factor Quota brokers see peak year for salmon permit sales

Last year was one of the busiest years ever for Alaska brokers who help fishermen buy, sell and trade fishing permits and quota shares. “I was really happy to see such a good mix of permits we were selling – it wasn’t just one thing,” said...

 
 
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