Sexual Abuse & Domestic Violence

Pushed by young people, AFN declares a climate emergency

The Alaska Federation of Natives convention heard remarks by both of Alaska’s U.S. senators and voted on a number or resolutions, one of which sparked a contentious debate on climate change.

Judge: Alaska’s justice system is failing in the case of slain Mountain Village woman

A judge has declared a crisis in the state’s courts, saying turnover among public defenders is delaying criminal trials and denying justice for victims and defendants alike.