Alaska's representatives in Congress were divided on funding the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the federal budget cycle, Sept. 30.
Sen. Lisa Murkowski voted in favor of funding the department, while Sen. Dan Sullivan and Rep.
JUNEAU - A Senate committee advanced legislation Tuesday that would eliminate daylight saving time in Alaska and allow for consideration of another time zone in the state.
The bill would exempt Alaskans from advancing their clocks each spring.
JUNEAU — House lawmakers want a day to honor firefighters.
The Alaska House has passed a bill introduced by Anchorage Reps. Bob Lynn and Matt Claman that would designate Oct. 9 as Alaska Firefighters' Day. The bill now goes to the Senate for consideration.
In a press release, Lynn...