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City to provide hazardous waste disposal three days a week

City to provide hazardous waste disposal three days a week

The Commercial Boulevard collection center will be open to residents twice a week, and to businesses once a week by appointment.

Sealaska dividends include no corporate earnings

Sealaska dividends include no corporate earnings

Most Sealaska shareholders will get a $721 spring dividend. But others will only receive $57.

Cable fight might impact some Alaska viewers

Cable fight might impact some Alaska viewers

Some Alaskans may be without their MTV next week because of a price dispute involving GCI and media conglomerate Viacom.

Business owners testify against indoor smoking ban

Business owners testify against indoor smoking ban

Some Alaska business owners are speaking out against a bill that would ban smoking in indoor work places and public places.

Court: Reinstate Tongass roadless rule exemption

Court: Reinstate Tongass roadless rule exemption

A federal appeals court issued an opinion Wednesday saying the roadless rule should not apply to Alaska’s Tongass National Forest.

City readies for Douglas Highway extension

City readies for Douglas Highway extension

As soon as this summer, the city will be ready to apply for permits to build a pioneer road at the end of North Douglas Highway.

USPS lowers package pricing in Alaska rural towns

USPS lowers package pricing in Alaska rural towns

Alaskans who live off the road grid will see lower postal rates for sending packages within the state this week.

Bill would help fund two Southeast mines

Bill would help fund two Southeast mines

Two Southeast Alaska mines could get close to $300 million in state support under a bill moving through the Legislature.

University, state timber offerings planned near Petersburg

University, state timber offerings planned near Petersburg

The UA lands office is offering two timber sales on Mitkof Island south of Petersburg this year.

House considers medevac membership program

House considers medevac membership program

A bill aimed at restoring a popular medevac insurance program is getting some attention in the House.