Southeast Alaska tribal leaders are meeting to discuss Canadian mines that could impact regional fisheries.
A bill aimed at restoring a popular medevac insurance program is getting some attention in the House.
The ferry Aurora is sailing again after being tied up for about a week. Part of the small ship’s steering system broke down March 8.
Gov. Sean Parnell wants to get natural gas to Alaska’s coastal communities. He says a gas line and LNG plant could benefit more than the Railbelt.
Juneau residents had a nice surprise when a pod of orcas swam up Gastineau Channel yesterday.
Marine highway officials say closing the shops will save $1 million a year.
The northern Southeast city of Yakutat is gearing up for a wave-energy experiment. If it’s a success, the community of about 650 residents could lower its high, diesel-fueled power costs.
A measure setting up an Alaska Transportation Infrastructure Fund has gotten some traction in the House. But two companion bills are not seeing the same attention.