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New governor to hold annual Holiday Open House

New governor to hold annual Holiday Open HouseThe Governor’s annual Holiday Open House will take place Tuesday, Dec. 9 at the Governor's House.

Juneau schools to replace controversial texts with local history

Juneau schools to replace controversial texts with local historySuperintendent Mark Miller urges community to come together "to document and tell your truth."

Time to hit the streets for December First Friday

Time to hit the streets for December First FridayIt's finally here! The biggest First Friday gallery walk of the year.

Eaglecrest Ski Area opens this weekend

Eaglecrest Ski Area opens this weekendUntil more snow falls on the mountain, only the Porcupine lift will be running.

Sealaska lands legislation could move with defense bill

Sealaska lands legislation could move with defense billThe long-awaited Sealaska bill is one piece of a Public Lands package that’s been added to a must-pass defense bill.

Capital Transit meeting at UAS draws criticism, concern for disabled

Capital Transit meeting at UAS draws criticism, concern for disabledOf the 80 people who showed up at the public meeting, only one person spoke favorably about proposed changes to the bus plan.

Southeast Native community welcomes Walker and Mallott

Southeast Native community welcomes Walker and Mallott"It feels like we finally have Alaskans fighting for Alaskans. Gunalchéesh," said Richard Peterson, president of Tlingit and Haida Central Council.

Traditional art meets novelty at Public Market

Traditional art meets novelty at Public MarketMary Anne Wick crafts jewelry from porcupine quills. She had one of 155 booths at last weekend's Public Market, which drew artists and vendors from all over Alaska.

Sitka hospital aims to become regional health care hub

Sitka hospital aims to become regional health care hubSitka’s new hospital CEO Jeff Comer said he’s developing a strategy to expand Sitka Community Hospital into a regional health care provider.

Sealaska selections in Tongass added to defense bill

Sealaska selections in Tongass added to defense billA long-awaited land selection agreement for Sealaska Corporation is among a package of public land bills that are now slated to move quickly through Congress