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General Katkus resigns as report details Guard’s failure in addressing sexual assault

General Katkus resigns as report details Guard’s failure in addressing sexual assaultAn investigation released Thursday details a long list of failures in how the Alaska National Guard handles reports of sexual assault and other matters.

Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights ruling

Bethel residents react to Alaska voting rights rulingA judge ruled that the State of Alaska violated the Voting Rights Act by failing to provide translations into Native languages.

Dems ask Maryland to investigate Sullivan tax breaks

Dems ask Maryland to investigate Sullivan tax breaksMaryland tax authorities said this week they’ll investigate whether Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan improperly benefited from tax breaks intended for Maryland residents

Navy seeks comment on Gulf of Alaska operations

Navy seeks comment on Gulf of Alaska operationsThe Navy is currently conducting trainings in the Gulf of Alaska under the project name Northern Edge.

“Partial ruling” against state in Alaska Native language ballot case

“Partial ruling” against state in Alaska Native language ballot caseA federal district court judge has sided with plaintiffs who say the state is not doing enough to help non-English-speaking voters.

Alaska Natives wait… and wait, for healthcare law exemption

Alaska Natives wait… and wait, for healthcare law exemptionAlaska Natives and American Indians have to apply for a lifetime exemption from the healthcare law and the federal government is mishandling many of those applications.

Aleutians risk assessment unveils spill prevention plan

Aleutians risk assessment unveils spill prevention planThe plan for a new oil spill prevention and response system in the Aleutians is finally finished after years of shipping safety advocate warnings.

Politifact rates Begich ad “Pants on Fire”

Politifact rates Begich ad “Pants on Fire”Politifact rated an ad blaming Begich's opponent for a sentencing error that freed a sex offender later charged in a double homicide as “Pants on Fire."

USDA to buy up to $13M in canned pink salmon

USDA to buy up to $13M in canned pink salmonThe U.S. Department of Agriculture has agreed to buy up to $13 million in canned pink salmon to ease a glut that has weighed down prices for Alaska fishermen.

Walker, Mallott form Unity Ticket to oppose Parnell

Walker, Mallott form Unity Ticket to oppose ParnellThey’re calling their combined campaign the Alaska First Unity ticket.