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DOT commissioner resigns after road conflict

DOT commissioner resigns after road conflictAlaska Transportation Commissioner Pat Kemp has resigned at the request of Gov. Bill Walker.

Alaska Board of Game tackles Southeast proposals

Alaska Board of Game tackles Southeast proposalsThe state Board of Game is holding its regional meeting in Juneau this week.

Rep. Kito: Fund the basics, fix what’s broken

Rep. Kito: Fund the basics, fix what’s brokenLike most Alaska lawmakers, Juneau Rep Sam Kito III is worried about the impacts of shrinking state budgets. He’s especially concerned about funding for schools, police and basic services.

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shops

Juneau Assembly considers moratorium on legal pot shopsThe Juneau Assembly on Monday will consider two measures restricting -- at least temporarily -- legal marijuana in the capital city.

Security everywhere, sirens constant says Juneau man in Paris

Security everywhere, sirens constant says Juneau man in Paris"I don’t want it to make my impression of Paris any bad or worse because it has really nothing to do with Paris. It’s an international problem," says Henry DeCherney.

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.

An LGBTQ renaissance in Juneau

An LGBTQ renaissance in JuneauWith recent grant funding, SEAGLA hopes to increase visibility and awareness in the capital city and beyond.

Update: Chugiak lawmaker proposes legislature move

Update: Chugiak lawmaker proposes legislature moveSen.-elect Stoltze isn’t proposing a full-on capital move. Instead, he's calling for legislative sessions to be held in Anchorage.

Top Tongass officials stepping down soon

Top Tongass officials stepping down soonForest Supervisor Forrest Cole plans to retire in April and his deputy Tricia O'Connor is taking a new job in Wyoming.

Rough weather stops Lynn Canal ferry sailings

Rough weather stops Lynn Canal ferry sailingsJuneau and Haines have lost a ferry sailing for the second time in three days. Skagway also lost one sailing. High winds, heavy seas and freezing spray sent the Aurora back dock.