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Alaska tops corruption rankings in policy journal

Alaska tops corruption rankings in policy journalThe rankings were based on corruption-related convictions of federal, state and local public employees and elected officials from 1976 to 2008.

Marine highway juggling ferry schedules

Marine highway juggling ferry schedulesThe state ferry Columbia will not return to service until June 18th, about seven weeks later than expected.

Police propose big hikes to traffic, animal control fines

Police propose big hikes to traffic, animal control finesThe Juneau Police Department wants to double, triple or nearly quadruple municipal fines for dozens of municipal traffic and animal control violations.

Large crowd greets Celebration paddlers

Large crowd greets Celebration paddlersPaddlers from Yakutat to Metlakatla and places in between landed their canoes on a Juneau beach Wednesday afternoon.

For some, the journey to Celebration started long ago

For some, the journey to Celebration started long agoThe North Tide Canoe Kwaan are paddling a dugout canoe to the Celebration festivities set to begin this week in Juneau.

Indignant JDHS alum rallies Stanford campus around rape case

Indignant JDHS alum rallies Stanford campus around rape caseJDHS alum Leah Francis came out as a rape survivor, and as an activist outraged over Stanford University’s in-house adjudication process.

Remembering the internment of 83 Alaska Natives during WWII

Remembering the internment of 83 Alaska Natives during WWIIMore than 70 years have passed since the U.S. government forced the people of Atka from their homes to an internment camp on Killisnoo Island in Southeast Alaska.

Update: Earthquake shakes Southeast Alaska

Update: Earthquake shakes Southeast AlaskaA 5.8 earthquake hit the northern Lynn Canal area this morning just before 4 a.m.

Man arrested for child sexual abuse, pornography

Man arrested for child sexual abuse, pornographyJonathon Hayward is being held on $200,000 bond for abusing a child over a two-year period

Alaska ferry workers authorize strike if negotiations fail

Alaska ferry workers authorize strike if negotiations failThe state and union plan to meet June 10 for another round of negotiations