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Coast Guard and DOT leaders visit Nome to hear needs

Coast Guard and DOT leaders visit Nome to hear needsIncreasing arctic traffic and emergency response needs prompted federal officials to visit Nome Friday to get a first-hand account of what's happening.

Sec. Moniz: We won’t be obstacle to Alaska gas exports

Sec. Moniz: We won’t be obstacle to Alaska gas exportsSecretary of Energy Ernest Moniz says the No. 1 way his department can help spur natural gas exports on the North Slope is by staying out of the way.

Democrat Forrest Dunbar hopes to challenge Young

Democrat Forrest Dunbar hopes to challenge YoungAnchorage Democrat Forrest Dunbar is hoping to challenge Don Young for Alaska’s lone seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.

A kinder, gentler militia? Alaska’s movement rebrands

A kinder, gentler militia? Alaska’s movement rebrandsMilitia groups in the state are trying to show a different side to the movement.

Gov. Parnell endorses Alaska as “Right to Mush” state

Gov. Parnell endorses Alaska as “Right to Mush” stateThe resolution was created after mushers across the state began reporting harassment like obstructed trails, traps set on trails, and lawsuits threatening kennel operations.

Interior Dept. doubles down on Izembek Road

Interior Dept. doubles down on Izembek RoadFederal attorneys filed a motion on Friday to get King Cove's lawsuit thrown out of court.

With Senate career behind him, Hollis French not looking back

With Senate career behind him, Hollis French not looking backHollis French is a state senator who gave up his seat in the Legislature to run for the office of lieutenant governor.

New recycling program tackles illegal dumping of fishing nets

New recycling program tackles illegal dumping of fishing netsA new recycling initiative aims to curb illegal dumping of fishing nets in Wrangell, and send the old nets to Slovenia to be melted down for re-use.

Parnell signs bill opposing Beringia International Park

Parnell signs bill opposing Beringia International ParkGovernor Sean Parnell has signed into law a piece of legislation to stop development of the Beringia International park.

Sullivan continues to lead fundraising battle

Sullivan continues to lead fundraising battleIn the U.S. Senate race, Dan Sullivan’s financial advantage over other Republican contenders continues to grow.