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Good Hardware shutting its doors this month

Good Hardware shutting its doors this monthOwner Craig Good will become manager of the new hardware section at Foodland IGA.

Renovations at Foodland wrapping up this summer

Renovations at Foodland wrapping up this summerWork underway for expanded grocery and hardware sections, pharmacy, and liquor store at Foodland IGA.

Drones don’t fly at Alaska’s Board of Fish

Drones don’t fly at Alaska’s Board of FishThe Board also rejected the proposed ban on spotter planes.

Minimum wage increase helps individuals, OK for small biz

Minimum wage increase helps individuals, OK for small bizAlaska’s statewide minimum wage increase went into effect on Tuesday. Now, thousands of jobs in the state pay $8.75 an hour — a dollar increase.

Murkowski skeptical of Forest Service’s Tongass plan

Murkowski skeptical of Forest Service’s Tongass planThe Forest Service chief says he’s planning sales of 70 million board feet a year for the next two years, but Murkowski is skeptical.

Economists: Statewide recession inevitable, but don’t panic

Economists: Statewide recession inevitable, but don’t panicA statewide recession will inevitably happen this year, say two economics experts from Anchorage. But there are reasons not to panic.

Fiber optic cable proposed for Upper Lynn Canal

Alaska Power and Telephone is proposing laying a submarine fiber optic cable from Juneau to Haines and Skagway.

Lowly no more, chum salmon center stage in allocation dispute

Lowly no more, chum salmon center stage in allocation disputeSoutheast trollers want to see an increase in their share of hatchery-produced chum salmon.

State considers B.C. mines as promoters plan visit

State considers B.C. mines as promoters plan visitA new Walker-Mallott administration working group is addressing British Columbia's mining boom near its border with Alaska. But the group is not ready to take the stands mine critics hope for.

Update: Burglary suspect arrested, appears in court

Update: Burglary suspect arrested, appears in courtBerton A. Tullis is charged in connection with burglaries of two Juneau businesses.