New Bartlett Regional Hospital CEO Chuck Bill will make $315,000 annually and get two signing bonuses worth a total of $63,000.
The Juneau Assembly voted to provide no less than $24.1 million to local schools next year, but two members argued for a lower amount.
Dedicated supporters staged a 15 hour sit-in until the early this morning, when the measure passed the Alaska Senate on an 18-2 vote.
Sen. John Coghill, R-North Pole, wants to create a new section in state statute for ceremonial languages
Alaska’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 6.6 percent in March, up one-tenth of a percent from February
The Senate State Affairs Committee is scheduled to hear House Bill 216 on Thursday
The city has been working with property owners and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to amend the flood maps.
The assembly last week requested a list of capital projects that could be delayed or downsized to free up money for operations.
Scott Jepsen with ConocoPhillips Alaska says the oil tax cut approved by lawmakers last year improved the business climate in the state.