The federal government has turned down a request to create a vast marine reserve around the Aleutian Islands.
More than 200 business leaders, researchers and policy-makers gather in Juneau this week for the 2015 Innovation Summit.
New Arctic Waterways Safety Committee brings together stakeholders on Bering Strait routing and regulation.
Gov. Bill Walker says he’ll continue pushing for construction of a new ferry terminal in Prince Rupert, British Columbia.
President Obama is proposing the largest ever wilderness designation in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, which would forever put the coastal plain off-limits to oil and gas development.
Both Alaska senators voted for an amendment saying climate change is real and not a hoax.
The U.S. Forest Service has scheduled three public meetings in Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan to update the public on the proposed Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment.
Republican Senator Lesil McGuire of Anchorage has introduced the first large-scale bill regulating marijuana like alcohol in Alaska.
The Alaska Legislature begins its first full week of work Monday after an intense start to the new session with the budget taking priority amid falling old prices.