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Far-north changes pondered in San Francisco

Far-north changes pondered in San Francisco

At this annual gathering of more than 20,000 Earth and space scientists, press conferences offered by the organizers feature scientists discussing everything from Mars rovers whiffing methane to Christmas lights visible from space.
Court decision paves way for tribes to put lands into trust

Court decision paves way for tribes to put lands into trust

The Washington D.C. district court rejected the state of Alaska’s position that ANCSA required different treatment of tribes in Alaska. The state is appealing that…

Juneau officials cut state funding request list

Juneau officials cut state funding request list

The new list includes a water treatment plant, well improvements, a communications tower update, a rebuild of the Douglas Harbor and additional snow-clearing machines that…

Wrangell hospital in dire financial straits

Wrangell hospital in dire financial straits

Wrangell Medical Center has less than a month’s worth of operating cash on hand. It is recommended that hospitals of this size keep about six…

Mosquito Lake residents organize to reopen school

Mosquito Lake residents organize to reopen school

Residents in the area think there are enough students to reopen the school. Last year, there were nine children enrolled. Three left the school partway…

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Government sues to recover costs of sunken vessel

The 147-ton vessel Sound Developer sank in August 2009 at its mooring in Cordova Harbor. The lawsuit says…

Walker lays out priorities for federal funding

Walker lays out priorities for federal funding

Bill Walker says the item at the top of his federal wish list is opening the Arctic National…

Front Street clinic faces staffing challenges

Front Street clinic faces staffing challenges

A Juneau health center that faced closure earlier this year over funding now is struggling to keep top…

Pipeline coordinator’s office to close

Pipeline coordinator’s office to close

Federal coordinator Larry Persily says the office was not funded in the budget passed by Congress last week. …

Governor cuts funding for Ambler mining road

Governor cuts funding for Ambler mining road

Tribal leaders and stakeholders gathered in Fairbanks to discuss cultural, environmental and social impacts of a proposed 220-mile…

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