Alaska U.S. senators say they’re disgusted by the misconduct of a fe…

U.S. Sens. Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski. (Alaska Public Media) Alaska’s U.S. senators say they’re horrified by the behavior of former Alaska U.S. District Court judge Joshua Kindred, whom they [...]

2024-07-10T12:09:40+00:00July 10th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

The Supreme Court opinion that shifts power away from agencies and o…

The U.S. Supreme Court (Liz Ruskin/Alaska Public Media) The U.S. Supreme Court issued a huge decision late last month that removes power from all federal agencies, and the results are [...]

2024-07-06T12:05:07+00:00July 6th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Alaska Supreme Court sides with state, allows correspondence school …

The Boney Courthouse in Anchorage on June 27, 2024. (Matt Faubion/Alaska Public Media) The Alaska Supreme Court has reversed a lower court ruling that threw the future of homeschooling in [...]

2024-07-01T12:00:32+00:00July 1st, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Gov. Dunleavy trims $225M with budget vetoes but leaves school fundi…

The facade of the Alaska State Capitol in Juneau on May 22, 2024. (Eric Stone/Alaska Public Media) Gov. Mike Dunleavy signed the state’s $12.2 billion operating budget Friday. He trimmed [...]

2024-06-30T11:58:51+00:00June 30th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

As salmon season kicks off, some Alaska fishermen fear for their fut…

Buck Laukitis’ boat, the Oracle, sits in Homer in May before unloading its catch of halibut. (Photo by Nathaniel Herz/Northern Journal) HOMER — On a brilliant spring morning, Buck Laukitis, [...]

2024-06-26T11:55:02+00:00June 26th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Witnesses say petitions to repeal Alaska’s election system were mish…

Attorney Maeve Kendall, at podium, represents supporters of ranked choice voting. Her co-counsel are on left: Samuel Gottstein and Scott Kendall (no relation). At the other table are Assistant Attorney [...]

2024-06-25T11:54:05+00:00June 25th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

How a 12-year-old got an Anchorage street named after a Harry Potter…

Twelve-year-old Janna Wilcox stands at the Anchorage Assembly chambers with a copy of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Wilcox was behind the effort to name an Anchorage street [...]

2024-06-12T11:39:47+00:00June 12th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Anchorage Assembly leaders aim to postpone police chief confirmation…

Anchorage police chief-designee Bianca Cross speaks at a press conference on June 3, 2024. (Wesley Early/Alaska Public Media) Anchorage Assembly leaders want to postpone the new police chief’s confirmation until [...]

2024-06-09T11:35:43+00:00June 9th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Deal to buy North Slope gas boosts Alaska Gasline prospects, but hur…

The Trans-Alaska Pipeline runs alongside the Dalton Highway near the Toolik Field Station on June 9, 2017, in the North Slope Borough. A proposed gas pipeline would follow much of [...]

2024-06-05T11:32:40+00:00June 5th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

1 man killed in downtown Anchorage shooting, another injured by resp…

Valerie Lake / Alaska Public Media) One man was killed early Saturday in a downtown Anchorage shooting, and responding officers shot and wounded another man who witnesses said had been [...]

2024-06-03T11:30:49+00:00June 3rd, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Former President Trump is found guilty in historic New York criminal…

Former President Donald Trump sits in a courtroom at Manhattan Criminal Court on May 21 for his trial for allegedly covering up hush money payments. (Justin Lane/Pool/Getty Images) NEW YORK [...]

2024-05-31T00:11:56+00:00May 31st, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Downtown Anchorage is getting a protected bike lane for the summer

City crews begin installation of the protected bike lane in downtown Anchorage early Tuesday, May 28, 2024. (Kenny Friendly/Municipality of Anchorage) Most of Anchorage’s iconic Sixth Avenue is a three-lane, [...]

2024-05-30T00:09:49+00:00May 30th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Anchorage voters have until May 29 to ‘cure’ their mayoral runoff ba…

Anchorage Election administrator William Northrop at the Anchorage Election Center on May 28, 2024. (Wesley Early/Alaska Public Media) Anchorage voters cast more than 80,000 ballots in this year’s mayoral runoff [...]

2024-05-29T00:08:59+00:00May 29th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments

Many Alaska king salmon stocks up for Endangered Species Act review …

A chinook salmon. (Ryan Hagerty/U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service) A petition to list many Alaska king salmon stocks as endangered has cleared its first hurdle. As first reported by the [...]

2024-05-27T00:07:48+00:00May 27th, 2024|Alaska News|0 Comments
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