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Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:47 EDT
The Senate's four Democrats say the law is clear -- ex-oil executive from California can't serve on Alaska board that sets pipeline taxes.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:48 EDT
A troubled Parnell administration bill to overhaul land use management in Alaska made its first appearance in this year's legislative session Monday afternoon when a new version was introduced in…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:09 EDT
A ballot measure that would make sales of marijuana legal under Alaska state law has seen little early campaign spending by advocates and none by opponents.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:32 EDT
JUNEAU -- Senate President Charlie Huggins said Monday he expects a proposed constitutional amendment that would restructure Alaska's educational system to go before the full Senate Wednesday even though opponents…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:00 EDT
A draft version of the bill aimed at advancing a major liquefied natural gas project in Alaska would raise the gas tax rate over what Gov. Sean Parnell proposed and…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:05 EDT
University of Alaska students testified Monday that they don't want guns on campus.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:20 EDT
A suspected impaired driver who failed to stop at the direction of a police officer was killed in a shooting involving Alaska State Troopers and Wasilla police just outside Wasilla…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:05 EDT
A provision providing transportation for charter school students in Gov. Sean Parnell's omnibus education bill is raising questions in the Senate Education Committee.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 01:58 EDT
Two people were killed and a third was wounded in a shooting near Karluk Street and 5th Avenue late Monday afternoon, according to Anchorage Police. A male suspect escaped and…
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 00:23 EDT
The National Archives and Records Administration plans to close its facility in Anchorage this year, and aims to move the millions of pages of documents housed there to Seattle.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:38 EDT
The University of Alaska Anchorage Seawolf Debate team will take on Yale University on March 20, to debate this statement: "No public funds should go to support competitive athletics in…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 15:37 EDT
Parts of the Kenai Peninsula could see 2 feet of snowfall by Tuesday morning from a winter storm avalanche forecasters have described as "potent."
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 03:25 EDT
The Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race was turning into a mad dash on the Bering Sea ice for Nome early Tuesday, a scenario that was far from what most had…
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:04 EDT
State legislative leaders want Gov. Sean Parnell to "hold the line" in talks with Alaska Marine Highway unions.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:14 EDT
The Senate Judiciary Committee began taking testimony Monday on a bill allowing civil penalties for the death of an unborn child.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 06:14 EDT
The body of a man has been recovered from the Koyukuk (KOY'-u-kuk) River and Alaska State Troopers say it may be a man reported missing from the village of Koyukuk.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 01:40 EDT
Kelly Maxiner of Willow has scratched from the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:20 EDT
Anchorage police say a second person has died after a Monday evening shooting at the edge of the downtown area. A third person is hospitalized with less-serious injuries.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:55 EDT
A bill that stalled in the Senate last year over concerns it limited public involvement in permitting decisions resurfaced Monday. But critics say the reworked version of HB77 being considered…
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 23:53 EDT
One person was killed and two others wounded in a shooting near Karluk Street and 5th Avenue Monday afternoon that prompted a manhunt for the suspect.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:29 EDT
Law enforcement officers shot and killed a suspected intoxicated driver as he backed his pickup toward a Wasilla Police Department officer, Alaska State Troopers said Monday.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:10 EDT
Four-time Iditarod Trail Sled Dog champion Jeff King and his closest competitor have completed mandatory eight-hour layovers and begun the final 77-mile run to Nome.
Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:04 EDT
Senate minority members are calling on Gov. Sean Parnell to withdraw one of his appointments to the State Assessment Review Board.