Secretary of State John Kerry yesterday named former Coast Guard commandant Robert J. Papp Jr. as special representative to the Arctic.
A superior court judge has blocked a law restricting Medicaid payments for abortion from going into effect.
On May 27, firefighters stumbled across something unexpected – a den full of wolf cubs on the fire line, five living and one dead.
More than 50 people gathered in the Government Hill neighborhood to protest the demolition of two homes. The state is clearing the land to make way for the proposed but not yet funded Knik Arm Bridge.
Canada’s Coast Guard is suffering from crossed wires at their only manned field station in the Arctic.
While alcohol is usually a fixture of most political fundraisers, there will be no wine or cocktails at events focused on the marijuana initiative.
The Coast Guard cutter Healy made a detour from its science mission in the Arctic last Saturday to rescue a sailboat trapped in ice near Barrow.
The U.S. Geological Survey recently started tracking polar bears using high resolution satellites.
From the very beginning, it was clear that there weren’t going to be fireworks at the lieutenant governor’s debate.
With 90 percent of the nation’s tidal power, and a good chunk of its wave and river energy, Alaska’s quickly become the epicenter for this budding technology.