The Alaska Supreme Court ruled that the Alaska Legislature successfully held an veto override vote on a bill granting land to the University of Alaska system. The opinion sends back to the lower court for a determination on the constitutionality of the original bill. Related Link: Alaska Legislative Council v. Governor Tony Knowles
- However, the Juneau Police Department continues to take anonymous drops in its lobby during regular business hours Monday through Friday.
- "Suffice to say Alaska, the massive state with such a small population, might have a bigger influence on the selection for the Republican nominee for the presidency, than you might think," said GOP Chairman Peter Goldberg.
- The first sighting of wood bison calves born in the wild could mean big changes in the ecosystem of western Alaska.
- The aspiring distiller behind Skagway Spirits hopes to open its doors this year, and to be bottling and fully open for business by next summer.