Margaret Stock also discusses how Sept. 11 put her on a trajectory to win her MacArthur award, how she indirectly helped the U.S. win an Olympic medal, and the backstory behind the chainsaw in one of her campaign ads.
The Central Committee of the Alaska Republican Party voted to remove one of its members over the weekend, and several other party officers resigned, all so they can publicly support Joe Miller. Miller is trying again to unseat Republican U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski.
Hundreds of people gathered Thursday at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to celebrate the opening of a newly completed Huna Tribal House and the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. But not everyone could make it. Tribal members and elected officials were stuck at the Juneau International Airport.