Gov. Sean Parnell has asked a federal agency to buy $37 million of canned pink salmon to ease a glut weighing down prices for Alaska fishermen.
Alaska wildlife officials say a man fatally shot a bear as it was attacking him.
It was standing-room only at a debate on whether to keep the new capped oil tax rate or to switch back to a system where the rate goes up along with the profits.
A superior court judge has ruled in favor of an initiative to ban commercial set netting for salmon in urban areas.
It may still officially be summer, but there's snow in the forecast for northern Alaska.
Fifteen minutes before the scheduled start of yesterday’s sixth annual Governor’s Family Picnic, there was already a long line down the sidewalk at Sandy Beach.
Public hearing delayed until Aug. 11
Finalists Cliff Hendren of Charlotte, N.C. and Bill Alsdurf of Kennewick, Wash. were brought to Juneau for in-person interviews.
A 19-year-old Wasilla man is charged with murder, accused of fatally stabbing his foster mother in the neck with a steak knife.
The recall includes Wal-Mart and Costco stores in Alaska.