The Alaska Department of Fish and Game will host meetings throughout the state in November to gather public input on the legislature's revival of sportfishing guide licenses.
Most of the popular destinations have already been reserved, but campers will soon see a fee increase for the public-use cabins maintained by Alaska State Parks.
Alaska Natural Resources Commissioner Dan Sullivan has filled three key management positions in his department with experienced leaders who will be tasked with new goals for managing the state's resources.
The state of Alaska will accept $23.5 million in federal Education Jobs Fund money aimed at preventing teacher layoffs, despite a lack of budget-driven layoffs.
Whether filing their tax returns online, applying for a job or even buying an airline ticket, residents in rural Alaska often depend on computers in public libraries for their online activity.
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