A statewide initiative to increase the minimum wage will launch informally on the Fourth of July in Juneau.
The increase affects all future loans, but Congress could intervene and fix the problem.
The U.S. House passed a bill Friday morning that aims to increase offshore oil and gas drilling.
Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell called government to government consultations are the foundation of federal-tribal relationships
The public comment period is open on a halibut catch sharing plan for Southeast and the Central Gulf of Alaska.
President Barack Obama is laying out his framework for combating climate change.
The Defense of Marriage Act has been ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court.
The U.S. Supreme Court has struck down a provision of the Voting Rights Act that requires states with a history of voter disenfranchisement– including Alaska –get federal approval before changing election laws.
The Senate passed a key procedural hurdle to immigration reform yesterday evening.
Alaska Yacht Charters has been fined $5,000 for coming too close to a pod of humpback whales on the western side of Admiralty Island.