Cruise ship head taxes have paid for hundreds of millions of dollars in waterfront improvements and services related to the industry.
The state has shared the estimate in the past — but this year they say they won’t until after announcing the length of the wolf season.
In the leisure and hospitality industry, there were about 13,000 fewer jobs this September than at the same time last year.
The majority of funding in a campaign to oust Alaska Supreme Court Justice Susan Carney comes from outside Alaska.
The candidates are generally aligned on a lot of big goals, but there’s contrast in how they’d get there.
A Washington-based seafood company says the state’s fisheries resource landing tax violates a pair of provisions of the U.S. Constitution.
This winter, the state plans to repeatedly sail ferries within 20 miles of Wrangell — but only stop there twice.
Davis was the first Black woman to be elected to Alaska’s state House of Representatives, and the first Black Alaskan elected to the state Senate. She also served three terms on the Anchorage School Board.
Meyer said there are four precincts that still don’t have voting officials for Election Day: Sleetmute, Clark’s Point, Wainwright and Deering.
Pruitt, who’s served in the Legislature for a decade, faces a rematch against Democrat Liz Snyder, who came within 200 votes of beating him two years ago.