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University of Alaska President Patrick Gamble selects Richard Caulfield as the next chancellor of University of Alaska Southeast.
British Columbia’s top mining official says Alaska will soon have more input into the transboundary mine permitting process. That news came after a meeting with Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott.
The bill officially names the new State Libraries, Archives and Museum Building after Father Andrew P. Kashevaroff and a reading room after former Rep. Richard Foster from Nome.
The DMV has brought back a 1976 license plate that was originally issued for the United States’ bicentennial.
Federal and state funding isn’t keeping up with the need, and the situation is likely to get worse due to climate change.
It takes a year to curate all of the work that goes into the University of Alaska Southeast literary journal Tidal Echoes. The cover of the latest edition features the artwork of Juneau artist Fumi Matsumoto.
Allen Marine hasn’t brought tourists to the Taku Glacier in 20 years, but that will soon change.
The Skagway News has new owners. As founding publisher and editor Jeff Brady announced in his last issue new owners take over the 900-circulation paper this month. The editorial team stays the same, but the Whitehorse-based owners plan changes to the 37-year-old newspaper’s look and online reach.
What if you didn’t have piped water and sewer, and the government wasn’t picking up the tab to get you some? How would you find a low-cost system that you could keep running through the winter?
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Berkowitz had more than 59 percent of the vote with 98 percent of the vote counted late Tuesday night. He had a significant lead over Demoski throughout the evening.
The Ketchikan Daily News reports the Alaska Seaplane Tours floatplane was returning from a tour late Monday morning and struck something as it landed in Tongass Narrows.
Ken Marsh with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game said they had not seen evidence that the bears had gotten into any cans in Hope.
The state is currently looking to hire someone to reopen the office.
One man is is facing felony charges for receiving heroin through the mail.
The committee is expected to give recommendations on moving forward with a plan to transition to second-growth timber harvests.
The average rainfall for the month of April is about six inches but this year it doubled to 12.31 inches.
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Between 1886 and 1919, Andrew Carnegie planted nearly 1,700 libraries across America. Over the years they grew. Now they are trying to survive.
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