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A recap of Monday’s marijuana legalization hearing

A recap of Monday’s marijuana legalization hearingLt. Gov. Mead Treadwell held a public hearing Monday in the Capitol on the marijuana legalization initiative.

Woman says she was ignored by Alaska Guard after rape

A woman says she was drugged and raped while a member of the Alaska Army National Guard, but adds her complaints to Guard commanders were ignored.

Union reps assail settlement touted by Sullivan

Union reps assail settlement touted by SullivanUnion representatives say former Alaska attorney general Dan Sullivan dropped the ball in settling a professional malpractice lawsuit.

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.

“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.

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."

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.

Alaska Democrats support independent candidate for Governor

Alaska Democrats support independent candidate for GovernorThe Central Committee of the Alaska Democratic Party voted to support an Independent party ticket for Governor and Lieutenant Governor comprised of Bill Walker and Byron Mallott.