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Uncontested Juneau races make for quiet election

Uncontested Juneau races make for quiet electionNone of Juneau’s candidates for state Senate or House of Representatives faced opposition in Tuesday’s primary election.

Mead Treadwell concedes defeat in Senate primary

Mead Treadwell concedes defeat in Senate primaryLt. Gov. Mead Treadwell has conceded defeat in the Republican race for U.S. Senate in Alaska.

Don Young wins GOP House primary, will face Forrest Dunbar

Don Young wins GOP House primary, will face Forrest DunbarU.S. Rep. Don Young has won the Republican nomination for U.S. House.

Sitkans asked to conserve water, power during hydro changeover

Sitkans asked to conserve water, power during hydro changeoverAfter 53 years of continuous service, the turbines at Sitka’s Blue Lake Hydro plant are quiet.

Federal requirements burden small medical practices in Alaska

Federal requirements burden small medical practices in AlaskaIn Alaska, where small medical practices are the norm, the new electronic records requirements can be a heavy burden.

In tight race, oil tax referendum behind

In tight race, oil tax referendum behindWith some ballots yet to be counted, a referendum to repeal Gov. Sean Parnell’s signature oil tax law is trailing by nearly 7,000 votes.

Princess Cruises tour bus in Alaska collision

A Princess Cruises tour bus was involved in a collision with a truck Monday afternoon on Parks Highway near Cantwell.

5 things to know about the Alaska primary

5 things to know about the Alaska primaryTuesday's primary will decide the hard-fought, first-round battle for U.S. Senate in Alaska and whether to reinstate an oil tax system that was a legacy of Sarah Palin's short tenure as governor.

Transportation planners face skeptical crowd in Petersburg

Transportation planners face skeptical crowd in PetersburgThe DOT officials were vetting a draft of the state’s latest plan for transportation for Southeast.

King salmon trolling ends on slow note

King salmon trolling ends on slow noteAfter an unprecedented two extensions, the summer king salmon season for trollers in Southeast is over.