Hydaburg is losing its Head Start program. It’s one response to sequestration, which cut the federal preschool education and screening program.
State officials say they’ll withdraw funding for a $15 million Hoonah dock unless the Southeast city changes its location.
The Tlingit-Haida Central Council’s Head Start program serves more than 250 Southeast Alaska preschoolers. But they’ll have less time in the classroom this year due to budget cuts tied to sequestration.
A popular medevac insurance company says it’s close to resuming business in Alaska. Apollo Medi Trans stopped renewing policies earlier this year, leaving many customers without coverage.
Flights to and from Alaska were among those affected by a recent international computer system breakdown.
Six traditional canoes have retraced a historic Tsimshian route from British Columbia’s northern coast to southern Southeast Alaska.
The U.S. Coast Guard is 223 years old. The maritime service was created on Aug. 4, 1790 as the Revenue Cutter Service under the U.S. … more
Does the cruise industry do enough to keep passengers safe? And how do we know if they don’t? Those were among the questions asked at a U.S. Senate Commerce Committee meeting on Wednesday.
A Southeast Alaska Native corporation and a conservation group are combining forces to try to spur sustainable regional development.
A bill making it easier to build a road to Prince of Wales Island mines has gotten some attention in the nation’s Capitol.