The U.S. Forest Service has scheduled three public meetings in Juneau, Sitka and Ketchikan to update the public on the proposed Tongass Land and Resource Management Plan Amendment.
Republican Senator Lesil McGuire of Anchorage has introduced the first large-scale bill regulating marijuana like alcohol in Alaska.
The Alaska Legislature begins its first full week of work Monday after an intense start to the new session with the budget taking priority amid falling old prices.
Alaska State Troopers are investigating allegations that a village public safety officer in Kake used a stun gun or Taser on two boys.
A pending military draw down could take more than 11,000 troops off of bases in Alaska.
President Barack Obama says he will ask Congress to designate more than 12 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as a wilderness area.
Gov. Bill Walker has named a retired judge as his federal investigator into the Alaska National Guard.
Reducing bycatch has been a hot topic in the pollock trawl industry.
Nearly 17,000 Alaskans have signed up for health insurance on healthcare.gov during this open enrollment period.
Ash from a Russian volcano diverted the nightly flight into Nome Thursday.