Angoon Voting on Mayoral Recall

Ed Ronco, KCAW – Sitka Angoon residents are voting today on whether to recall the city’s mayor, Albert Howard. The recall petition accuses Howard...

Former Young Aid Sentenced

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC A former aide to Alaska Congressman Don Young was sentenced Monday for taking money in exchange for information...

Begich Gains Leadership Role With Senate Democrats

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Alaska’s Mark Begich says his new post on the Senate’s Democratic leadership team will give voice to more...

ACLU Waiting on Results of Fight Over Illegal Campsites

Len Anderson, KSKA – Anchorage Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union and the Municipality of Anchorage are waiting to learn the victor of...

Campbell Says Allegations By Miller Are ‘Baseless’

Associated Press Alaska Lt. Gov. Craig Campbell says allegations made by Republican U.S. Senate candidate Joe Miller in a state lawsuit are “baseless.” Miller...

‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ to be Addressed During Lame Duck Session

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Senator Lisa Murkowski is in the center of the debate over the military’s policy banning openly gay service-members,...

Senate Race Certification Put On Hold

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage The outcome of Alaska’s U.S. Senate race is in question again. Republican candidate Joe Miller filed a lawsuit in...

Fairbanks Proposes Changes to Fine Particulate Control Ordinance

Dan Bross, KUAC - Fairbanks The Fairbanks Borough has proposed changes to a fine particulate control ordinance passed by the assembly earlier this year.  Borough...

State Revenue Sharing, Education, Local Involvement Top Priorities for AML

Casey Kelly, KTOO - Juneau State revenue sharing, education, and local involvement in regulatory and development decisions are among the Alaska Municipal League’s top priorities...

Judge Orders Senate Race Certification Halted if Miller Files Injunction by Monday

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage A federal judge on Friday afternoon ordered the certification of Alaska’s Senate race halted if Republican Joe Miller files...

Young Calls New 8(a) Legislation an Attack on Alaska

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC A member of the U.S. House has introduced a bill to alter the way Alaska Native Corporations do...

New Acting Commissioner of Fish and Game Enthusiastic About Opportunity

Joe Viechnicki, KFSK – Petersburg Former Petersburg resident Cora Campbell is enthused about her appointment as acting commissioner of the Department of Fish and...

Attorney General Sullivan Appointed as Department of Natural Resources Commissioner

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage Another Parnell appointee who is eager to get started is incoming Department of Natural Resources commissioner, Dan Sullivan. Currently...

New Parnell Administration Aiming to Grow Economy

Photo and Story by Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage Governor Sean Parnell spoke to the Resource Development Council in Anchorage Thursday morning. Marking his...

Murkowski Declares Victory, Miller Seeking Preliminary Injunction

Ellen Lockyer, KSKA – Anchorage Lisa Murkowski trumped naysayers yesterday by claiming victory in her U.S. Senate race against Republican Party candidate Joe Miller. ...

Open Enrollment of New Medicare Plans Running Through End of Year

Mike Mason, KDLG – Dillingham The open enrollment period to review and join new Medicare prescription drug plans started on Monday and will run...

Murkowski Declares Victory

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Lisa Murkowski has stood up to Republican Party nominee Joe Miller to become the first person in 56 years...

McCaskill Taking Aim at 8(a) Contracts

Libby Casey, APRN – Washington DC Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill is taking aim at the special breaks given to Alaska Native Corporations seeking federal...

Unalaska Flight Diverts Due to Good Weather

Alexandra Gutierrez, KUCB – Unalaska When you take a trip to Unalaska, it’s often advised that you give yourself a few days on each end...

Murkowski Maintains Lead Going Into Final Day

Dave Donaldson, APRN – Juneau Elections officials have counted all the ballots they have from the general election held two weeks ago and with...