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Chenault: bring firearm manufacturers to Alaska

The speaker of the Alaska House wants to bring gun manufacturers to the state.

Bill increases time required for teacher tenure

Public school teachers might have to wait a couple years longer to acquire tenure rights if a bill proposed in the Alaska House is passed.

3 things to watch for in the Alaska Legislature this week

3 things to watch for in the Alaska Legislature this weekThe Alaska Legislature will be back in full swing this week, after a break last week that allowed some legislators to attend an energy conference in Washington, D.C., or spend a few days back home.

Midshipmen to deploy buoys in Alaska

Midshipmen to deploy buoys in AlaskaThe Naval Academy says five midshipmen are heading to northern Alaska to study changing sea ice levels.

Dunleavy lays out case for amendment

An Alaska senator who has proposed a constitutional change that could impact education says he does not support direct funding for religious or private schools.

Project to archive Exxon Valdez records continues

Project to archive Exxon Valdez records continuesA project to archive records related to the Exxon Valdez oil spill is continuing, despite concerns raised by a federal judge.

3 bodies found in wreckage along Iditarod route

Officials say three people, including a child, have been found dead in the wreckage of a small airplane that crashed along the route of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.

Bill clarifies when drone use is illegal in Alaska

The debate on drones has reached the Alaska Legislature.

Planned Parenthood testifies on abortion bill

Planned Parenthood testifies on abortion billPlanned Parenthood says a bill that would cut state funding for abortions in cases which are not "medically necessary" is unconstitutional and unnecessary.

Josephson proposes to extend school year

Josephson proposes to extend school yearJosephson proposes to extend school year