It’s the job of the Lieutenant Governor to enact all new state regulations, to run the Division of Elections, and to be prepared to...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Alaska’s senators are split on the next United States Supreme Court Justice. Elena Kagan won confirmation on Thursday by...

Associated Press Representative Don Young’s office says the veteran congressman has been cleared in a federal investigation. Young’s spokeswoman, Meredith Kenny, says the...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC The White House is pushing hard for a small business stimulus bill.  It would establish a $30 billion...

Associated Press A half-dozen conservation groups are challenging the state’s lawsuit to overturn the listing of beluga whales off Anchorage as endangered. The ...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Alaska’s Democratic Senator Mark Begich’s decision to vote “no” on his party’s oil spill bill contributed to the...

Associated Press The University of Alaska Anchorage has named former state Attorney General Talis Colberg as director of its Mat-Su College in Palmer. Colberg, who...

Diana Haecker, KTNA – Talkeetna The search for a new Mat-Su Borough manager has produced a list of 42 applicants. Long time borough manager...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Governor Sean Parnell’s Senior Policy Adviser for Instate Gas has resigned from the administration following complaints about the timing...

Casey Kelly, KTOO – Juneau Governor Parnell says Therriault was not asked to resign. Following a Republican governor candidates debate at the Juneau Chamber...

Matt Miller & Rosemarie Alexander, KTOO – Juneau A request for a trial delay for former state Representative Bruce Weyhrauch will be considered in...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Cook Inlet’s long-term energy prospects are beginning to look better as plans for a year-round natural gas storage facility...

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senator Lisa Murkowski and her fellow Republicans are slamming the energy and oil spill bill unveiled Tuesday night...

Ed Schoenfeld, CoastAlaska – Juneau Fifty-eight members of Congress have signed a letter opposing Sealaska’s lands-selection legislation. The group of Democrats asked House committee leaders...

Photo 1: Assembly Chair Dick Traini and Mayor Dan Sullivan attempt to persuade Assembly Member Bill Starr on the veto override vote. ...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau The primary gubernatorial races are getting expensive this year – and campaign contributors are responding.  On Tuesday, the Alaska...

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Monday is the first anniversary of Sean Parnell’s tenure in the governor’s office.  He says the transition has been...

Mead Treadwell of Anchorage is going into politics by running for Lieutenant Governor. He has resigned his position on the Arctic Research Commission...

Hollis French says he wants to be the “Education Governor.” In the primary election, he’s up against Ethan Berkowitz, who has run for state-wide office...

Photo and Story by Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Domestic terror reached Alaska in a chilling case Wednesday.  On Wednesday afternoon, US Department of...