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School district brings in outside attorney to investigate alleged hazing

School district brings in outside attorney to investigate alleged hazing"There’s an allegation that some older students either kidnapped or in some way took some younger students out to a remote area and there was paddling or hitting involved," Miller says.

Boat tips over at low tide, takes on water at high tide

Boat tips over at low tide, takes on water at high tideLarry Coleman, a 67-year-old retired logger originally from Petersburg, owns and lives aboard the 63-foot ocean dragger.

Subsistence hunters helping test food security in western Alaska

Subsistence hunters helping test food security in western AlaskaThe Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium is distributing the paper to subsistence hunters to collect blood specimens from subsistence mammals.

Tribal groups disagree about BC mine projects

Tribal groups disagree about BC mine projectsA dam failure at a British Columbia mine shows what could happen at proposed near-border mines. But some tribal governments strongly support development.

Farming in Southeast Alaska presents unique challenges

Farming in Southeast Alaska presents unique challengesSoutheast Alaska is seeing a rising demand for fresh, locally produced food.

Past derby scholarship winner gives back

Past derby scholarship winner gives backJonathan Gunstrom is the dock foreman in Douglas. He and his crew volunteer 12-14 hours each day

Kooch’eit’aa: Teaching the Tlingit language through basketball

Kooch’eit’aa: Teaching the Tlingit language through basketballEarlier this year, Alaska became the second state after Hawaii to recognize indigenous languages as official state languages

Alaska Dispatch News to open Bureau in Bethel

Alaska Dispatch News to open Bureau in BethelThe Managing Editor of the Alaska Dispatch News says a Western Alaska Bureau should be up and running by the end of the month.

JPD chief says if pot is legalized, DUI enforcement could be a challenge

JPD chief says if pot is legalized, DUI enforcement could be a challengeIf Ballot Measure 2 passes in November, people age 21 and older could legally buy and use pot, and even grow a certain amount.

Mod Carousel brings Boylesque to Juneau

Mod Carousel brings Boylesque to Juneau The men of Mod Carousel tell a story onstage to explore the lines of gender and sexuality through a newly emerging art.