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New business resurrects Juneau adult basketball leagues

New business resurrects Juneau adult basketball leaguesS.E. Reign Sports will now operate the city's adult basketball leagues

UAS Chancellor Pugh to retire in May

UAS Chancellor Pugh to retire in MayUniversity of Alaska Southeast Chancellor John Pugh will retire in May. He announced his retirement Monday.

Young apologizes for suicide remarks; is warmly received at AFN

Young apologizes for suicide remarks; is warmly received at AFNAlaska Congressman Don Young angered many of his constituents this week with remarks about suicide at Wasilla High that he later acknowledged were insensitive.

Ketchikan Shellfish Festival scheduled for Tuesday

Ketchikan Shellfish Festival scheduled for TuesdayKetchikan's Shellfish Festival will feature locally harvested seafood when it takes place next week.

AFN endorses Begich after hearing from Senate candidates

AFN endorses Begich after hearing from Senate candidatesSaturday's endorsement vote followed on-stage appearances Friday from Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Begich and his Republican opponent Dan Sullivan.

Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languages

Once forbidden, Alaska’s Native languages now official state languagesWhen American missionaries began arriving in Alaska in the 1880s, it was the beginning of a very dark era for Alaska Natives around the state.

Parnell signs bill honoring Native languages

Parnell signs bill honoring Native languagesGov. Sean Parnell has signed a bill into law that symbolically recognizes 20 Alaska Native languages as official state languages.

Alcohol advertising near AFN prompts complaints

Alcohol advertising near AFN prompts complaintsFostering healthy communities has been a regular theme of the Alaska Federation of Natives annual convention.

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights case

AFN president publicly criticizes Parnell for appealing subsistence rights caseKitka asked convention delegates if it mattered to them that a candidate for public office has actively attacked subsistence rights.

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not Sullivan

AFN president: Scheduling error canceled Sullivan-Mallott forum, not SullivanThe president of the Alaska Federation of Natives says Republican lieutenant governor candidate Dan Sullivan is not skipping out on a convention election forum as a press release from the Alaska Democratic Party claims.