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 News    May 28, 2020 

Alaska will send oil-wealth checks early because of virus

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy has announced that checks from the state’s...

 
 News    May 28, 2020 

Alaska April job numbers down sharply amid virus concerns

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska had 42,200 fewer jobs in April than a year earlier as coronavirus fea...

 

Alaska lawmakers reconvene with virus screening protocols

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Legislature reconvened Monday for the first time since recessing...

 

Alaska Seaplanes moves to buy RavnAir Group company PenAir

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska airline has made a purchase offer for another regional carrier...

 

Alaska House adjourns after ratifying relief aid plans

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska House abruptly adjourned Tuesday after ratifying plans for using...

 

Unique payout Alaskans get from oil wealth could be at risk

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Alaska has no income or statewide sales taxes, and it cuts residents a...

 

Alaska school board postpones decision on banned books

PALMER, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska school board postponed a vote over rescinding a ban on selected...

 

AK legislative panel agrees to plans for coronavirus aid

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A legislative committee set aside lingering legal questions and agreed to...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Organizers cancel SE State Fair, citing virus

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Organizers of the Southeast Alaska State Fair said Friday that the summer...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Alaska conservationists urge action on transboundary mining

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Federal lawmakers have been urged by tribes and local conservation groups...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Alaska's largest newspaper wins Pulitzer Prize

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Alaska's largest newspaper...

 
 News    May 7, 2020

Pandemic erases most of Alaska cruises, passenger bookings

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Nearly 70% of this summer’s Alaska cruise ship voyages have been canceled...

 

Alaska to allow limited opening of retail, other businesses

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Gov. Mike Dunleavy's...

 

Groups request federal protection for AK wolf population

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Conservationists have asked the federal government to provide better protect...

 

Series of failures contributed to Alaska oily water spill

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A succession of mechanical failures led to a persistent spill of oily...

 

Mat-Su school board bans five books from high school curriculum

PALMER, Alaska (AP) — A school board north of Anchorage, Alaska has banned the teaching of five...

 

AK gallery owner charged with trafficking walrus ivory

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The owner of a downtown Anchorage gallery was accused of illegally purcha...

 

Alaska ferries will receive $10M in US virus recovery funding

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska ferry system is...

 

AK Native group sues over coat's design

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native cultural organization is suing luxury retailer Neiman...

 

Alaska fishing towns object to virus restrictions mandate

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Some midsize coastal towns in Alaska have voiced opposition to state rules...

 

Opponents lose court case against Alaska mine near fishery

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Opponents have lost a court case against the proposed copper and gold mine...

 

Alaska officials warn of fentanyl-laced pills

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A public warning was issued to Alaska residents about the dangers of...

 

AK initial jobless claims down, but well above average

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Initial unemployment claims in Alaska are down slightly from a historic high...

 

Oil exploration firm claims discovery of huge Alaska deposit

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An oil exploration firm has discovered a deposit of potentially 1.8 billi...

 

Projected Alaska revenues down sharply partly over outbreak

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A state forecast released Monday shows projected revenues down sharply from...

 

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