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Slideshow: Alaska State Museum demolition

Slideshow: Alaska State Museum demolitionContractors on Thursday demolished and removed the covered, front entrance of the 47-year-old Alaska State Museum in Juneau.

Sarah Palin endorses oil tax repeal

Sarah Palin endorses oil tax repealThe former governor uses her new online news channel to promote the repeal of Alaska’s current oil tax system

State offers free vaccines to Alaskans

State offers free vaccines to AlaskansThe state is offering free vaccines to eligible Alaskans in August.

Troopers investigate inmate overdose at Juneau prison

Troopers investigate inmate overdose at Juneau prisonA prison officer discovered the inmates, who authorities aren’t naming, on July 24 at 3 p.m.

One dog dead after another muskox attack in Nome

One dog dead after another muskox attack in NomeYet another muskox attack over the weekend has left dog owners aggravated, while Nome residents and wildlife officials dispute who is responsible for coming up with a solution to the problem.

Parnell signs bill designating state gun

Parnell signs bill designating state gunGov. Sean Parnell this week signed legislation giving that distinction to the pre-1964 Winchester Model 70, in a range of calibers.

Roads, ferries, airports: Meetings spotlight Southeast transportation plan

Roads, ferries, airports: Meetings spotlight Southeast transportation planSoutheast Alaskans can learn more about regional transportation projects at a series of meetings starting Aug. 6.

UAS coping with budget cuts

UAS coping with budget cutsThe University of Alaska Southeast is facing a $1.3 million state budget cut this fiscal year, and a total shortfall of $1.9 million that may lead to layoffs.

Dr. Walter Soboleff Day bill signed into law

Dr. Walter Soboleff Day bill signed into lawAbout 100 of the late Tlingit elder’s family and friends gathered at Juneau’s Marine Park for the bill signing ceremony on Wednesday

Campaign Profile: For Joe Miller, 2010 Looms Large

Campaign Profile: For Joe Miller, 2010 Looms LargeWhile 2010 left Joe Miller with big negatives, he also emerged with a good chunk of campaign cash, more than $800,000.