The nonprofit Recover Alaska identified a chronic shortage of social workers as a key issue behind the state’s worst-in-the-nation status for alcohol-attributed deaths.
The ferry system is also seeking $46 million in federal grant money for an all-electric ferry to conduct shorter day routes.
Rep. Peltola, citing lack of sick leave for workers, says she opposes strike-averting legislation in current form.
Gov. Dunleavy said the state’s emergency operations center is coordinating with the village on a response.
The Respect for Marriage bill says states can’t, on the bases of race or gender, reject a valid marriage license issued in another state.
Under a revenue-sharing agreement, Goldbelt would contribute $10 million to the project and would get between 10-25% of gondola revenue.
By noon, Alaska Seaplanes had canceled a flight to Tenakee Springs and anticipated canceling another to Pelican due to the wind.
All of the fund’s cryptocurrency investments combined are a tiny sliver of the private equity portfolio.
Four Aleutian volcanoes have been under elevated alert levels for about a year. Now they’ve been joined by a fifth.
Back in June, Migliaccio was accused of harassment by a barista who said he threw a cup of feces at her, according to court documents.
Previously, Ravn Alaska was the only airline offering regularly scheduled flights between Unalaska and Anchorage.
Political campaigns, pollsters and the media tend to focus on the races at the top of the ballot, so it’s hard to nail down why more and more Alaskans are voting to fire judges.
One year ago, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland issued a declaration to remove a slur against Indigenous women from place names on federal lands.
An NPR analysis finds that over the past two years, state lawmakers introduced more than 300 bills targeting trans people. Most of this legislation, 86%, takes aim at the rights of trans youth.
All nine elected Democrats and eight of the 11 elected Republicans have joined what the incoming Senate President Gary Stevens calls ‘a very healthy majority.’