...didn't experience before," he said during Tuesday's Senate Education Committee hearing.Susan McCauley, director of the division of teaching and learning support, said that for the 2013-2014 school year, Alaska had 75 five-star, 198...
JUNEAU, Alaska - Bill Walker is coming into the governor's office faced with high expectations for a renewed spirt of bipartisanship in Alaska politics and the grim reality of plunging oil prices and gaping budget holes.
JUNEAU - Vic Kohring, who was nominated for U.S. Senate last month by the Alaskan Independence Party, withdrew his candidacy in the interest of getting a "good Republican elected.
Funny River Road resident Jim Harpring said his property at mile 31 is the first place where brown bears encounter humans.
In late October, the U.S.
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.
GIRDWOOD - Alaska's Board of Fisheries touched on Cook Inlet issues as it prepared for the upcoming meeting season at a work session this week. The Oct.
The Kenai National Wildlife refuge announced an emergency closure to sport hunting for brown bear effective at 12:01 a.m. Saturday.
Several local fishermen have been named to serve on an Upper Cook Inlet Task Force appointed by the Alaska Board of Fisheries to look into issues around the Kenai River Late-Run King Salmon Management Plan.
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