State officials recently released documents showing how much each legislator spent on travel last year. Two of the most expensive travelers are from Southeast.
Alaska’s largest Native organization is challenging a Southeast group to lead the regional campaign to regain federal voting-rights protections.
Former Haines Representative Bill Thomas is considering a run for the House seat being vacated by Juneau’s Beth Kerttula. But he’s more likely to take on Juneau Senator Dennis Egan.
Sealaska is looking for a young shareholder to take a seat on its board of directors.
The Forest Service is setting up an advisory board to help rewrite the Tongass National Forest’s management plan.
Juneau Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan says the upcoming legislative session will be different from last year’s simply because there are fewer state dollars to go around.
State education spending and the possibilities for an Alaska gasline are top priorities for the minority leader of the Alaska House of Representative.
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.