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Bergdahl release ignites political controversy

Bergdahl release ignites political controversyFormer Fort Richardson soldier Bowe Bergdahl was released over the weekend from nearly five years in captivity in Afghanistan.

Begich speaks on VA care in Alaska

Begich speaks on VA care in AlaskaBegich said officials from the top down will be held accountable when Shenseki’s VA report comes out.

Juneau observes Memorial Day

Juneau observes Memorial DayJuneau held three services to commemorate those who made ultimate sacrifice

Juneau Memorial Day Observances

Juneau Memorial Day ObservancesTwo observances are scheduled in Juneau for Memorial Day

Boating deaths down in Alaska, nationwide

Boating deaths down in Alaska, nationwideThe U.S. Coast Guard says boating fatalities are down in Alaska and nationwide.

Investigators find no cover-up at Alaska National Guard

Investigators find no cover-up at Alaska National GuardAn Army Inspector General found no fault with how the Alaska National Guard handled reports of sexual assault and harassment.

Pentagon plans to dismantle HAARP before winter

Pentagon plans to dismantle HAARP before winterPentagon officials said at a U.S. Senate hearing Wednesday they hope to take down the project in Gakona known as HAARP before winter sets in.

Arctic may not be that busy, report says

Arctic may not be that busy, report saysA recent government report suggests less ice may not mean more ships in the Arctic.

Coast Guard says its increased Arctic presence will have ‘no significant’ environmental impact

Coast Guard says its increased Arctic presence will have ‘no significant’ environmental impactAs the U.S. Coast Guard plans for an increased presence in the Arctic, its taking stock of what its environmental impact will be in the years to come.

Coast Guard conducts long-range medevac off Unalaska

Coast Guard conducts long-range medevac off UnalaskaThe Coast Guard sent three aircraft on a long-range rescue for a mariner aboard a container ship near Unalaska Monday.