Seniors object to Governor Murkowski’s plans to completely eliminate the Longevity Bonus Program. The measure, House Bill 158, is scheduled for teleconferenced hearing on Tuesday, March 11 at 8:00 a.m. in the House State Affairs committee.
- Juneau police reported five people injured in a four-vehicle accident on Egan Drive at Fred Meyer.
- A state economist said the oil and gas industry is shrinking fast, but it could bottom out soon.
- Tlingit battle helmets were designed to inspire fear. The thick, wooden head armor carried imagery of strong warriors, fierce animals or revered ancestors.
- After loss of tax credit payments from the state and construction delays, a Cook Inlet oil company asks for help.