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Locals question unprecedented mining road to Ambler

Locals question unprecedented mining road to AmblerAIDEA met in Kotzebue yesterday with a game management group to discuss a proposed 220-mile road to a copper deposit in the Northwest Arctic Borough.

Officials celebrate Juneau seawalk improvements

Officials celebrate Juneau seawalk improvementsThe improvements are part of a long-term city plan to create a continuous, 1.5 mile seawalk downtown.

Skagway ferry service will resume Sunday

Skagway ferry service will resume SundayAlaska Marine Highway ferries have not been running to Skagway since the ferry dock there sank on April 24th.

Burst water pipe likely cause for Skagway ferry dock sinking

Burst water pipe likely cause for Skagway ferry dock sinkingState transportation officials agree that a burst water pipe likely caused the Skagway ferry dock to sink last month.

Skagway dock is floating again

Skagway dock is floating againAll 24 chambers that float the dock were flooded

Skagway dock salvage and repair to begin

Skagway dock salvage and repair to beginSkagway officials think a water supply pipe may have burst, filling the floats and causing the dock to sink

Skagway dock still underwater

Skagway dock still underwaterState transportation officials are working on a salvage and repair plan

AMHS dock in Skagway sinks

AMHS dock in Skagway sinksThe dock started sinking overnight

As Legislature make progress on adjourning, KABATA bill falls apart

As Legislature make progress on adjourning, KABATA bill falls apartLess than two hours after the combative House and Senate seemed to reach a truce on education, a bill dealing with the proposed Knik Arm Bridge fell apart on the House floor.

Delta vs. Alaska: Dueling airlines benefit Juneau

Delta vs. Alaska: Dueling airlines benefit JuneauAlaska travel analyst Scott McMurren says the power of competition goes a long way in lowering airfares.