President Barack Obama yesterday issued an executive order aimed at coordinating federal action on the Arctic.
The fight over the Keystone XL Pipeline is likely to heat up in Congress this week.
An environmental group based in Homer was part of the first push to change the existing dispersant rules.
A review board has reversed the suspensions of two federal attorneys accused of withholding evidence in the prosecution of the late Sen. Ted Stevens.
The federal government says about 16,000 Alaskans have signed up for health insurance on healthcare.gov.
U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan, like other Republicans in Congress, is on a two-day retreat in Hershey Penn.
Despite the fierce fights waged in Congress over the Affordable Care Act, a bill to loosen the employer mandate sailed through the U.S. House last week.
The U.S. Forest Service is proposing a fee increase at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center starting with the 2016 tourist season.
Alaska Congressman Don Young has been sworn in for his 22nd term.