While Alaska’s rallies and protests have remained peaceful some Alaskans have reported instances of intimidation, backlash, or resistance. More demonstrations are planned for this weekend.
Southeast Alaska’s largest tribe is reminding citizens that it could see a loss in funding if they don’t report in the 2020 census.
At least one passenger trying to purchase a walk-on ticket reports being turned away from the ferry.
Leadership at Ketchikan’s University of Alaska Southeast campus on Monday asked the Ketchikan Gateway Borough to oppose a proposed campus merger. Priscilla Schulte leads the Ketchikan UAS campus. She says the proposed cost-cutting move to merge UAS with University of Alaska campuses in Anchorage or Fairbanks won’t serve students in Southeast Alaska. “There’s quite a…
They say the proposed University of Alaska Southeast merger scenarios will not resolve the financial challenges facing the university system.
The state has set up a task force to look into how to reintegrate visits to nursing homes. But a timeline is still unknown.
For the past three summers, researchers have measured bacteria levels at Ketchikan-area beaches in an effort to prevent waterborne illness.
The new group springing from the merger of Icicle Seafoods and Ocean Beauty Seafoods will own 10 shoreside processing plants across coastal Alaska.
The announcement extinguishes any chance of salvaging Alaska’s delayed cruise ship season.
Wrangell is coordinating with a regional effort seeking assurances from operators of small cruise ships seeking to sail this summer.