Above: To defeat COVID-19, Alaska needs to vaccinate as many residents as possible. But how do concerns about the vaccine affect the success of that mission? Some people have declined getting the shot, and health care providers recognize that’s a problem. Alaska Public Media’s Adelyn Baxter has this look at how they’re addressing those fears with facts and direct outreach.
UniSea is one of the largest seafood plants in the world.
An employee at the Red Dog Mine died during an incident at a production drill, mine operators say.
Alaska lawmakers adopted a proposal Monday that would allow legislators to vote remotely through the same digital voting board as those in the Capitol building.
Resident permits will drop to $20, while nonresident permits will now cost $100.
Sniffen has been the acting attorney general since August, when former Attorney General Kevin Clarkson resigned.