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Walker: With state in red, oil tax credit payouts “unsustainable”

Walker: With state in red, oil tax credit payouts “unsustainable”The state still expects to collect $2 billion this year from other forms of oil revenue, including royalties, corporate income taxes, and property taxes from production.

School safety moves beyond the lockdown

School safety moves beyond the lockdownResearchers are developing new strategies to counter shootings at schools and other public places, and they’re not what you might expect.

Alaska historian dies of cancer

Patricia Roppel, who wrote 13 books and more than 100 articles, many about the history of Southeast Alaska, has died.

Haines hunting guide sentenced for Lacey Act violation

John Katzeek was ordered to serve 4 years probation, and pay a $2,000 fine plus $1,500 restitution.

Juneau’s Inaugural Gala for Gov. Walker, Lt. Gov. Mallott Saturday

Juneau’s Inaugural Gala for Gov. Walker, Lt. Gov. Mallott SaturdayFestivities start at 8 p.m. with a no-host bar and live music at Centennial Hall and the Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

On Murkowski’s first day chairing Energy Committee, panel passes Keystone bill

On Murkowski’s first day chairing Energy Committee, panel passes Keystone bill On Murkowski's first day as chairman, the committee passed a bill to approve the Keystone XL Pipeline.

Ketchikan man sentenced for Coast Guardsman assault

A 55-year-old Ketchikan man convicted of assaulting a Coast Guard officer has been sentenced to four years in federal prison and three years of supervised release.

Juneau man sentenced for embezzling union funds

Jonathan H. Smith was ordered to repay $41,770 and spend five years on probation.

As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans wary

As Walker forges own way on gasline, Republicans waryBill Walker has put the oil and gas industry on notice that he will be doing things differently from his predecessor.

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting for

Murkowski: Keystone XL pipeline worth fighting forThe Keystone Pipeline is the signature environmental fight of the moment.