A hearing officer finds "substantial evidence" supporting a Planning Commission decision to allow a rock crusher to operate at a Montana Creek Road gravel pit. Meanwhile, an agreement has been reached to dismiss another appeal of a Planning Commission decision allowing the owners of an office complex to build a second driveway.Read More
The state Elections Division has certified two legislative election contests that Democrats now lead. At least one recount is likely.
Republican Bob Bell has said … more
Tax reform could play a significant part of the debt package, and the oil and gas industry is making sure it keeps its tax breaks.Read More
The smell of diesel and rainbow sheen on a Douglas Island creek in July led environmental responders on a complicated three-month hunt to a leaking underground fuel tank.Read More