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Denali Commission money survives House

Fiscal conservatives are again gunning for the Denali Commission. This week they tried to eliminate the bulk of its funding — $10 million.

Texas suspect was Alaska high school prom king

The man accused of killing six members of his ex-wife's family, including four children, in Texas this week is a graduate of a suburban Anchorage high school, where he was voted class clown and prom king.

Woman cited for taking selfies while driving

Woman cited for taking selfies while drivingA woman observed driving erratically between Palmer and Wasilla has been cited for taking selfies while driving.

Assistant principal hired at JDHS

Assistant principal hired at JDHSA new assistant principal has been hired at Juneau-Douglas High School

Jökulhlaup floods Mendenhall Lake and River

Jökulhlaup floods Mendenhall Lake and RiverRecord water levels expected by early Friday evening

Mead Treadwell, ‘big-picture guy,’ runs for U.S. Senate

Mead Treadwell, ‘big-picture guy,’ runs for U.S. SenateSome people go into politics for prestige, some for power. Talk to Mead Treadwell for a while and it’s clear, he just loves policy.

‘Finding Bigfoot’ in the Y-K Delta in search of Miluquyuliq

‘Finding Bigfoot’ in the Y-K Delta in search of MiluquyuliqThe cast and crew of the Animal Planet TV show ‘Finding Bigfoot’ are continuing their search in Bethel.

Gov’s office considers suing Xerox over botched system rollout

The Governor’s office may sue Xerox Corporation for the bungled rollout of a new system to process Medicaid claims.

Sportsmen’s bill falls to senate gridlock

Sportsmen’s bill falls to senate gridlockA bill to ensure hunters have access to federal land was blocked in the U.S. Senate yesterday, even though nearly half the Senate had co-sponsored it.

Smartphone GPS directs help to lost hiker

Smartphone GPS directs help to lost hikerA lost hiker used his smartphone's GPS function to help rescuers find him.