Members of the Tongass Advisory Committee are unhappy with U.S. Forest Service efforts to speed up their work.
Another large, wet and warm weather system is looming off the Southeast Alaska coast.
The Kake Petersburg Intertie as it’s called, has been under study for decades but the environmental review of the project underway has supporters thinking it’s a little closer to construction.
The state Board of Game is holding its regional meeting in Juneau this week.
Like 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.
Former school maintenance director Tye Leif Petersen was ordered to serve 12 years in prison.
The National Weather Service called off the winter storm warning for Juneau and northern Southeast Alaska on Sunday at 7 p.m.
Power was out in Wrangell, Petersburg and Ketchikan after Wednesday night’s storm coated a Ketchikan power plant in salt.
Most Southeast legislative candidates oppose the marijuana and Bristol Bay ballot initiatives. But they support the minimum wage measure.