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Healy frees sailboat trapped in arctic ice

Healy frees sailboat trapped in arctic iceThe Coast Guard cutter Healy made a detour from its science mission in the Arctic last Saturday to rescue a sailboat trapped in ice near Barrow.

Sunday is deadline to register to vote for primary

Sunday is deadline to register to vote for primarySunday is the deadline to register to vote, update voter information or change party affiliation ahead of next month's primary.

At Democratic lieutenant governor debate, differences in style over substance

From the very beginning, it was clear that there weren’t going to be fireworks at the lieutenant governor’s debate.

Begich reports his biggest fundraising haul

Begich reports his biggest fundraising haulU.S. Sen. Mark Begich brought in just over $1.25 million during the last quarter, his biggest haul so far this cycle. But his campaign spent nearly $2 million toward his re-election bid.

109 Delta passengers sleep in SeaTac after fog turns back plane

109 Delta passengers sleep in SeaTac after fog turns back planeA Delta flight scheduled to land in Juneau Friday night had to turn around and fly back to Seattle due to fog. This is the first time Delta hasn’t been able to land in Juneau since beginning its summer route at the end of May.

Alaska harnesses power of tides, rivers, and waves

Alaska harnesses power of tides, rivers, and wavesWith 90 percent of the nation’s tidal power, and a good chunk of its wave and river energy, Alaska’s quickly become the epicenter for this budding technology.

Alaska Native leader Don Wright passes away

Alaska Native leader Don Wright has died. He was 84 when he passed away at home on July 5.

State archives closing for 6 weeks

State archives closing for 6 weeksBeginning Monday and lasting through Aug. 25, the Alaska State Archives Research Room will be closed and research services limited to an emergency-only basis.

Slideshow: Jökulhlaup aftermath

Slideshow: Jökulhlaup aftermathIn the aftermath of the last week's jökulhlaup flooding, residents of View Drive review the damage.

Empty Chair Project recognizes Juneau’s Japanese WWII internees

Empty Chair Project recognizes Juneau’s Japanese WWII interneesMore than 200 people attended the dedication ceremony for a bronze sculpture recognizing Southeast Alaska's internees