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Healthcare.gov navigators see steady enrollment as deadline approaches

Healthcare.gov navigators see steady enrollment as deadline approachesNearly 17,000 Alaskans have signed up for health insurance on healthcare.gov during this open enrollment period.

With focus on budget, social issues may be left behind

With focus on budget, social issues may be left behindLawmakers expect bills on social issues, like abortion, to get less attention than last cycle.

Small businesses struggle to comply with health insurance requirement

Small businesses struggle to comply with health insurance requirementStarting this month, businesses in Alaska with more than 100 full time workers have to provide health insurance.

About 16,000 Alaskans sign up on healthcare.gov

About 16,000 Alaskans sign up on healthcare.govThe federal government says about 16,000 Alaskans have signed up for health insurance on healthcare.gov.

Pajinag takes the reins of Front Street Community Health Center

Pajinag takes the reins of Front Street Community Health CenterHe says the clinic is going through a challenging transition.

Sitka hospital cuts ties with former CEO, moves toward transition

Sitka hospital cuts ties with former CEO, moves toward transitionFormer CEO Jeff Comer will not be receiving anything more than his paycheck for his work through last Friday.

Sitka hospital CEO alleges assault, leaves town

Sitka hospital CEO alleges assault, leaves townSitka Community Hospital CEO Jeff Comer didn't attend a scheduled discussion with the Sitka Assembly on Friday after allegedly being assaulted.

Juneau’s first baby of 2015!

Juneau’s first baby of 2015!Elliot Michael Fanning was born at Juneau’s Bartlett Regional Hospital just after noon Friday.

Waiting for snow, and helping Mother Nature

Waiting for snow, and helping Mother NatureEaglecrest Ski Area managers turn on the snow-making guns to make a base.

‘Catching babies’ is midwife Madi Nolan Grimes’ calling

‘Catching babies’ is midwife Madi Nolan Grimes’ callingAt 23, Madi Nolan Grimes is clinical director at the Juneau Family Health and Birth Center. She’s been practicing midwifery since she was 19.