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CBC News is reporting that an Alaska Airlines plane en route to Seattle from Juneau was diverted to Vancouver today due to an electrical issue.
The Juneau-based Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska wants a larger forum to address its concerns.
Advocates for sexual assault and domestic violence programs say the prevention programs were working in Alaska, but state lawmakers slashed funding.
The paralytic shellfish poisoning case originated with clams harvested on a private beach near Ketchikan.
With a growing season that lasts 90 to 120 days, Juneau gardeners have a little flexibility in starting their potato crop.
Rural communities that have raised the money for modern sanitation systems face the threat of their ultimate failure from lack of funding for operations and maintenance.
Listen to Scott Burton’s interview with festival veteran Ken Leghorn for an introduction to Juneau Jazz and Classics.
This weekend marks the 25th anniversary of Juneau’s Blessing of the Fleet.
“This is not an empowered board,” said Mayor Merrill Sanford. “This has veered away from that and has given us a lame duck board.”
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A 56-year-old man died Saturday after falling from the back of a pickup and striking his head.
A water filtration system has been installed in a tiny interior Alaska village where a fire damaged infrastructure last month.
Anchorage police say they’re searching for a “person of interest” in the Sunday morning homicide of a man in an east-side home.
An Alaska labor relations body has found probable cause that Fairbanks didn’t bargain fairly with its police officers and dispatchers over a labor contract.
A judge is sending a man he calls “one of the most dangerous people to come to Kodiak” to prison for attempted assault and coercion.
The Matanuska Susitna Borough Assembly begins it’s budget sessions this week A worksession on April 30 starts the process, with public hearings to follow starting on May 4.
West Anchorage High Senior Maeva Ordaz won the national Poetry Out Loud competition this week in Washington DC. It’s the first time an Alaskan has both reached the finals and won.
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Fiorina joins a crowded field of Republicans already seeking the nomination. Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson announced his campaign on Sunday.
Photographer Alex Potter arrived in Yemen in 2012 as it was going through an uprising, part of the broader Arab upheaval. Since then, she’s grown deeply attached, even as it has fallen into chaos.
Improving Pakistan’s infrastructure will be the first step in creating a network of roads, railways, pipelines and shipping lanes that stretch all the way to Europe.
Many of Nepal’s historic treasures crumbled in last week’s earthquake. But generations of wood and stone carvers have spawned a tradition that could help return monuments to their former glory.