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Forest Service announces return of salmon cam

Forest Service announces return of salmon camFederal officials say a salmon cam in Juneau is returning for a second year.

Begich reports his biggest fundraising haul

Begich reports his biggest fundraising haulU.S. Sen. Mark Begich brought in just over $1.25 million during the last quarter, his biggest haul so far this cycle. But his campaign spent nearly $2 million toward his re-election bid.

Composting, ecotours, distillery in running for Path to Prosperity prize

Composting, ecotours, distillery in running for Path to Prosperity prizeSoutheast Alaska entrepreneurs are getting a second chance to win $40,000 to develop regional businesses.

Alaska harnesses power of tides, rivers, and waves

Alaska harnesses power of tides, rivers, and wavesWith 90 percent of the nation’s tidal power, and a good chunk of its wave and river energy, Alaska’s quickly become the epicenter for this budding technology.

Alaska Native leader Don Wright passes away

Alaska Native leader Don Wright has died. He was 84 when he passed away at home on July 5.

Volunteers plan to move 60,000 books in Sitka

Volunteers plan to move 60,000 books in SitkaVolunteers will begin moving 60,000 books and other items from Kettleson Library to make way for a major remodeling project.

State archives closing for 6 weeks

State archives closing for 6 weeksBeginning Monday and lasting through Aug. 25, the Alaska State Archives Research Room will be closed and research services limited to an emergency-only basis.

Troopers launch anti-aggressive driving campaign

Troopers launch anti-aggressive driving campaignAlaska State Troopers have launched a public awareness campaign against aggressive driving.

‘Among Wolves’ Details Researcher’s Lifelong Passion

‘Among Wolves’ Details Researcher’s Lifelong PassionThe University of Alaska Press recently published a book detailing one biologist’s lifelong effort to chronicle the lives of wolves that live inside the boundary of Denali Park and Preserve.

Preliminary figures show dismal walrus harvest from poor weather

Preliminary figures show dismal walrus harvest from poor weatherFor the second year in a row, the number of walrus harvested for subsistence on St. Lawrence Island is far below normal.