The Alaska Supreme Court issued an opinion on Friday in a case now before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals regarding a racial hiring perference used by an Alaska borough government.Related Link: Malabed v. North Slope Borough
- Authorities re-routed traffic on Egan drive for a half hour after a two-vehicle collision Saturday.
- A French ship docked in Unalaska is bound for Nome, where the crew will lay fiber optic cable.
- Columbia Ferry breaks down and strands tourists in Petersburg.
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.