The Alaska Court of Appeals reviews a case that hinged on the escape of a mentally ill patient initially incarcerated for the beating and murder of a woman in 1973.Related Link: Frank A. Alto v. State of Alaska
- The phrase “summer camp” usually brings to mind images of toasted marshmallows, campfires and wobbly canoe trips.
- Gov. Bill Walker put a hold on an administrative order he issued in February, saying he needed more stakeholder feedback.
- Hundreds of people gathered Thursday at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to celebrate the opening of a newly completed Huna Tribal House and the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. But not everyone could make it. Tribal members and elected officials were stuck at the Juneau International Airport.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.