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For Seattle cops, marijuana biz is business as usual

For Seattle cops, marijuana biz is business as usualWith Alaska voters considering legalizing marijuana this fall, here's a look at how a similar change impacted Seattle law enforcement.

Alaska highway projects likely safe despite federal shortfalls

Alaska highway projects likely safe despite federal shortfallsNews that the Federal Highway Trust Fund is running out of money is worrying a lot of states, but not Alaska.

New ferry schedule has few changes

New ferry schedule has few changesThe ferry schedule for this fall, winter and spring is now available online. It's similar to last year's sailing calendar.

White House makes economic case for expanding Medicaid in Alaska

White House makes economic case for expanding Medicaid in AlaskaAlaska is one of 24 states that rejected federal dollars to increase access to Medicaid.

Shaktoolik “takes own fate” to protect community, buy time from relocation

Shaktoolik “takes own fate” to protect community, buy time from relocationThe people of Shaktoolik are taking matters into their own hands and building a coastal berm to protect their community from erosion.

Concern raised with direction of alcohol regulatory board

Concern raised with direction of alcohol regulatory boardA former director of the agency that regulates Alaska's liquor industry says interference by the state Commerce commissioner's office limited her ability to effectively do her job.

Parnell: Pipeline agreement signed

Parnell: Pipeline agreement signedSean Parnell says an agreement has been signed that allows for the next stage in pursuing a major liquefied natural gas project.

Alaska Arctic Policy Commission listens to community input

Alaska Arctic Policy Commission listens to community inputThe Alaska Arctic Policy Commission held a listening session yesterday in Anchorage.

Bill Walker poll suggests Parnell vulnerable … in a two-way race

Bill Walker poll suggests Parnell vulnerable … in a two-way raceSince Independent candidate Bill Walker and Democrat Byron Mallott launched their campaigns, both have concentrated on beating Republican Gov. Sean Parnell.

IFA Hollis dock breaks, cancels Sunday sailings

IFA Hollis dock breaks, cancels Sunday sailingsThe Inter-Island Ferry Authority canceled its Sunday sailings between Prince of Wales Island and Ketchikan because the Hollis dock was broken.