Gov. Sean Parnell and his wife, Sandy, are welcoming trick-or-treaters to the Governor’s Mansion on Halloween night.
The debate over oil overshadows all other issues in the fight for control of the Alaska Senate.
Gov. Sean Parnell told a convention room full of Alaska Natives something they are keenly aware of: It’s been a tough year for king salmon runs.
A series of retweets sent from Governor Sean Parnell’s Twitter feed Thursday night, making reference to Vice President Joe Biden laughing and smiling during a debate, have been taken down.
The state is soliciting proposals for a study on the cost of Medicaid expansion in Alaska.
A newly released estimate indicates a liquefied natural gas project in Alaska could cost up to $65 billion or more.
Early data indicate at least 2,170 students from the high school graduating class of 2012 qualified for a state-funded merit scholarship.
Alaska is known for pioneering, self-reliant residents who are accustomed to remote locations and harsh weather. Despite that, Gov. Sean Parnell worries a major earthquake or volcanic eruption could leave the state’s 720,000 residents stranded and cut off from food and supply lines.
Alaska’s governor has asked U.S. Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to reconsider a plan to let states seek major changes in how they meet federal welfare-to-work requirements.