There won’t be many appropriations for Southeast Alaska projects this legislative session. That’s the word from Sitka Senator Bert Stedman, who represents most of the region.
A nearly-half-million-dollar grant will speed restoration of Alaska’s oldest Haida longhouse. The structure was first built 130 years ago at Kasaan.
The Sealaska Heritage Institute is once again offering scholarships to students attending college, graduate school or vocational-technical programs.
Albert Kookesh is stepping down at the same time Sealaska CEO Chris McNeil retires.
The ferry system's 50th anniversary and a leadership change at Sealaska are among other top regional stories.
Medical evacuations are taking more and more Alaskans to in-state and Lower-48 critical-care facilities. But the medevac system is undergoing changes, with new aircraft, more competition and a shift in patients’ needs.
Delta Air Lines is resuming its long-dormant Seattle-Juneau flights. But they’ll only happen once a day and only in the summer.
Scientists are finding more evidence that Southeast Alaska’s first residents arrived more than 10,000 years ago. It’s coming through a new method of locating early settlements.
Gov. Sean Parnell’s proposed capital budget has no money for Southeast Alaska hydroprojects. But it has funding for ferry terminals and a road north out of Juneau.
Most halibut charter boat operators will be working under a new regulatory system next year. They expect their clients will get to keep fewer fish.