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Public meeting tonight on proposed Mendenhall Glacier fee increase

Public meeting tonight on proposed Mendenhall Glacier fee increaseThe U.S. Forest Service is proposing a fee increase at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center starting with the 2016 tourist season.

Pot moratorium signals local zoning in October

Pot moratorium signals local zoning in OctoberAspiring pot entrepreneurs in Juneau can tentatively expect to have local zoning and land use rules that address legal operations in October.

Final round of fisheries disaster aid to be distributed

Final round of fisheries disaster aid to be distributedA federal agency has approved distribution of the final $13 million of aid allocated to Alaska for the 2012 Chinook salmon fishery failure.

Federal regulators pause licensing process for Susitna-Watana dam

Federal regulators pause licensing process for Susitna-Watana damFederal regulators have agreed to put on hold the licensing process for the massive proposed Susitna-Watana dam in south-central Alaska.

Alaska LNG export project advances despite oil price fall

Alaska LNG export project advances despite oil price fallOfficials connected to Alaska's massive liquefied natural gas export project say falling oil prices haven't slowed it.

Reward offered for information on Juneau window vandal

Authorities in Juneau are offering hefty rewards to find a vandal who smashed the window of a pizza parlor.

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shops

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shopsThe Juneau Assembly on Monday will consider two measures restricting -- at least temporarily -- legal marijuana in the capital city.

Low snow slashes Eaglecrest staff hours

Low snow slashes Eaglecrest staff hoursOnly half of the expected employees at the Eaglecrest Ski Area have been able to fill out their time cards this winter.

As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans wary

As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans waryBill Walker has put the oil and gas industry on notice that he will be doing things differently from his predecessor.

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting for

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting forThe Keystone Pipeline is the signature environmental fight of the moment.