Kenai Peninsula residents may have a ballot measure on marijuana cultivation to consider if an ordinance introduced at Tuesday's Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly meeting is approved next month.
FAIRBANKS (AP) - A working group will be created in the Fairbanks North Star Borough to guide development of local rules governing commercial marijuana enterprises.
The sounds of children laughing and playing at the Nikiski Community Playground are music to Rachel Parra's ears.
The number of homeless students in the Kenai Peninsula school system has grown since this time last year.
ANCHORAGE - A superior court judge has invalidated the state of Alaska's requirement that local school districts help pay for education, which could leave a cash-strapped state on the hook for more than $220 million in additional funding statewide.
The governor race in Alaska has taken an interesting turn with Independent Republican Bill Walker jumping out of his party and platform to team with Byron Mallott, the Democrat's candidate aligned with Begich and Obama.
FAIRBANKS (AP) - Eielson Air Force Base likely will be on a narrowed list of potential locations for two squadrons of new F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski said.
JUNEAU - The Senate Education Committee on Monday took testimony on a bill that would increase the number of years a teacher would have to be in the classroom to reach tenure.
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