Scott Jepsen with ConocoPhillips Alaska says the oil tax cut approved by lawmakers last year improved the business climate in the state.
While an estimated $12 million shortfall may sound dire, the Juneau Assembly has nearly $20 million in savings to work with.
The Kensington Mine near Juneau produced about 25,400 ounces of gold during the first three months of 2014, about the same as the first quarter of 2013.
The City and Borough of Juneau has given the owner of the Gastineau Apartments until May 1 to partially clean up the building.
The group Great Alaska Schools took to the steps of the Capitol on Friday to demand an increase in the state’s education funding formula.
Juneau residents on Thursday weighed in for and against a $35 million appropriation for the Juneau Access project in Gov. Sean Parnell’s proposed capital budget.
City Manager Kim Kiefer wants to balance Juneau’s budget with a combination of savings, spending reductions and property tax increases.
Emergency officials in Juneau are testing their response to a cruise ship security threat today.
A bill symbolically making 20 Alaska Native languages official state languages is heading to the House floor for a vote.
Two teenage boys were rescued Sunday night after getting lost on Mt. Juneau as the temperature dropped.