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Coaching Boys into Men training in Juneau

Coaching Boys into Men training in JuneauThe all-day session shows coaches how to help young male athletes promote respect and gender equality.

Lessons from Taylor White’s last ride

Lessons from Taylor White’s last rideAs cars rush by at the end of a busy workday, curious pedestrians stop to look at a mangled, bright blue Audi in the KTOO parking lot.

Alaska Legislature misses deadline to gavel out

Alaska Legislature misses deadline to gavel outWith the House and Senate struggling to make a deal on education, lawmakers are forced into extra innings.

Alaska becomes the second state to officially recognize indigenous languages

Alaska becomes the second state to officially recognize indigenous languagesDedicated supporters staged a 15 hour sit-in until the early this morning, when the measure passed the Alaska Senate on an 18-2 vote.

Education activists wary of latest school funding bill

Education activists wary of latest school funding billIn Juneau, the latest version of the education funding bill emerged Friday, and it isn’t what school advocates were hoping for.

USDA files complaint against Alaska university for muskoxen deaths

USDA files complaint against Alaska university for muskoxen deathsThe USDA has accused the UAF of possible Animal Welfare Act violations in the starvation deaths of 12 musk oxen at its large-animal research station.

Alaska students hold silent Capitol demonstration

Alaska students hold silent Capitol demonstrationA pack of youths walked the halls of the state Capitol on Wednesday in a silent demonstration asking for more education funding.

Origami peace peacock finds a home in the state capitol

Origami peace peacock finds a home in the state capitolThe peacock is made of more than 2,000 pieces of folded paper.

Senate passes proposed amendment on student loans

Senate passes proposed amendment on student loansThe Alaska Senate has passed a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at helping lower the cost of student loans.

House strikes retirement plan, funding formula change from education bill

House strikes retirement plan, funding formula change from education billThe Alaska House of Representative passed a sweeping education bill Monday night, but only after removing some contentious elements and adding more funding.