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Will DOT changes help or hurt the ferry system?

Will DOT changes help or hurt the ferry system?Could the firing of three top state transportation officials put the Alaska Marine Highway at risk? That’s what some ferry supporters are asking.

Public poetry transports passengers

Public poetry transports passengersTonight, the 2015 poems and their authors will be presented at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center.

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.

Alaska ranks 10th in U.S. for volunteerism

Alaska ranks 10th in U.S. for volunteerismAs a volunteer chaplain at Bartlett Regional Hospital, Claire Richardson provides spiritual care for patients, staff and visitors.

Gov. Walker meets with Obama

Gov. Walker meets with ObamaObama invited all newly elected governors to the White House for a series of meetings Friday. Walker was one of seven who attended.

Members of Juneau community hold “I Can’t Breathe” rally

Members of Juneau community hold “I Can’t Breathe” rallyThe rally, similar to protests held around the country, attracted about 40 people in the capital city.

Questions on how to count governors in Alaska

Questions on how to count governors in AlaskaThis week, Bill Walker became the 13th governor of Alaska. Or the 11th. It depends on how you count.

Industry blames pirate fishing as red king prices drop

Industry blames pirate fishing as red king prices dropThe Bering Sea red king crab fleet finished catching 10 million pounds of quota last week -- and they're facing some lackluster prices as the crab goes to market.

Begich concedes Senate race to Sullivan

Begich concedes Senate race to SullivanBegich called Sullivan to congratulate him Monday. He said he urged Sullivan "to adopt a bipartisan resolve in the Senate."

With votes still coming in, elections division prepares for count

With votes still coming in, elections division prepares for countThe Division of Elections has nearly 50,000 uncounted ballots in its possession with more still coming in.