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Watch the sockeye come up Steep Creek

Watch the sockeye come up Steep CreekU.S. Forest Service fish cam near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center is back online

Oil tax debate draws standing room only crowd

It was standing-room only at a debate on whether to keep the new capped oil tax rate or to switch back to a system where the rate goes up along with the profits.

Judge allows set-net ban initiative to move forward

Judge allows set-net ban initiative to move forwardA superior court judge has ruled in favor of an initiative to ban commercial set netting for salmon in urban areas.

Bring your brooms and scrub brushes; downtown cleanup is Friday

Bring your brooms and scrub brushes; downtown cleanup is FridayThe downtown cleanup begins Friday at 8 a.m. at Pocket Park

BC’s KSM mine nears environmental approval

BC’s KSM mine nears environmental approvalCanadian environmental officials have given provisional approval to a controversial mine planned for an area northeast of Ketchikan.

Secondhand dealers ordinance getting reworked

Secondhand dealers ordinance getting reworkedPublic hearing delayed until Aug. 11

Fruit recall hits Trader Joe’s, Costco, Wal-Mart stores

Fruit recall hits Trader Joe’s, Costco, Wal-Mart storesThe recall includes Wal-Mart and Costco stores in Alaska.

Alaska is a model for job training says DOL leader

Alaska is a model for job training says DOL leaderAlaska has model job training and employment programs, according to the head of the U.S. Department of Labor.

Twilight Cafe wins top award for attractive storefront

Twilight Cafe wins top award for attractive storefrontThe Filipino-owned business won $500 for improving its entrance.

Japanese fishermen visit Alaska for ideas on sustainability

Japanese fishermen visit Alaska for ideas on sustainability"In Japan, 98 percent of our rivers are dammed and we have scarcity of wild salmon population," Shunji Murakami says.