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Alaska marine highway schedule up for review

Alaska marine highway schedule up for reviewPublic comments are being accepted for the proposed 2015 schedule for Alaska's Marine Highway system.

Ferry system plans for a new route in Southeast

Ferry system plans for a new route in SoutheastThe state ferry system is planning a new route in Southeast Alaska. It’s being done in conjunction with a new, privately run ferry.

Milliron declares write-in candidacy, creating three-way contest for school board

Milliron declares write-in candidacy, creating three-way contest for school boardFormer Floyd Dryden Middle School Principal Tom Milliron has thrown his name in the hat as a write-in candidate for Juneau School Board.

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soon

City decision on blighted Gastineau Apartments expected soonCity officials are considering various actions against the owner of the condemned apartment building in downtown Juneau

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.