Seattle bans plastic straws, utensils at restaurants, bars

Mon, 07/02/2018 - 17:18

Looking for a plastic straw to sip your soda? It’s no longer allowed in Seattle bars and restaurants.

Alaska unions clobbered by Supreme Court decision

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 09:18
Conservative-friendly decision weakens financial spine of labor organizations

Alaska’s public-sector unions warned Wednesday that a new ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court will have significant effects across the state.

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

Wed, 06/20/2018 - 16:10

Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself.

Anchorage man agrees to guilty plea in Florida airport shooting

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 16:47

 Esteban Santiago of Anchorage has agreed to plead guilty, serve a life sentence and give up all appeals rights.

Sea lions feast on fragile fish in Northwest survival war

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 10:38

The bizarre survival war has intensified recently as the sea lion population rebounds and fish populations decline in the Pacific Northwest.

Team backed by Microsoft co-founder finds USS Juneau

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 12:08

The ship was hit by Japanese torpedoes during World War II.

Fred Meyer to stop selling guns, ammunition

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 14:56

The company sells guns at nearly 45 of its more than 130 stores in Alaska, Oregon, Washington and Idaho.

Hundreds of Juneau high schoolers join nationwide protest on Florida shooting’s anniversary

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 07:29
TMHS, JDHS and YDHS students commemorate one month since Florida slayings with call to action

Inside the Alaska State Capitol, a shout echoed in the stairwell: “The kids are coming!”

Walker, Mallott say Tillerson firing will not significantly affect Alaska

Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:38
Lt. Gov. says change will not affect transboundary mining talks

Lt. Gov. says change will not affect transboundary mining talks.

Kroger tightens gun restrictions at Fred Meyer stores

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 13:02

Retailer raises minimum age to buy guns; no more special orders for assault-style guns in Alaska.


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