The National Endowment for the Arts is a federal agency poised to celebrate its 50th anniversary next month, and Alaska is fortunate to have had a very special visitor on the eve of that celebration. Read more
Ernest Gruening State Historical Park is a small jewel in the Alaska Parks System portfolio of properties. Located 26 miles north of downtown Juneau, it features a cabin built on 13 acres of land homesteaded by the late Territorial Governor and U.S. Sen. Read more
This past Thursday the United States Supreme Court released its decision in the second of two cases questioning the legality and validity of the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), widely referred to as Obamacare.
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The gigantic shortfall facing the state of Alaska is making crafting budgets for the coming fiscal year an incredibly difficult task, one certain to remain challenging for at least several more years. Read more
If you were downtown at all this past week, you may have come upon Alaskans wearing with little white buttons saying "CHAMP". These people were not all claiming to be victors in some unnamed fight, nor was it a case of mass narcissism. Read more
The modern world is a troubled place, and in the safety and seclusion of Alaska's Capital City it can be quite easy to forget how relatively comfortable and secure our lives are in this little corner of the Last Frontier. Read more
The City & Borough of Juneau Assembly is in the process of considering which among many alluring capital projects might be paid for through the dedication of the 1 percent temporary sales tax revenues. Read more