The Yukon government will not build a cross-border fiber-optic link connecting Alaska over land, it announced Wednesday.
Despite a pending lawsuit, Gov. Bill Walker on Wednesday signed legislation allowing the state of Alaska to borrow up to $1 billion in order to pay tax credits promised to oil and gas companies.
Former Alaska legislator Zach Fansler has officially dropped out of the race for Democratic primary for House District 38.
Alaska Airlines joined several other national air carriers Wednesday by asking the Trump administration to not use their flights to carry migrant children who have been separated from their parents by immigration authorities.
The land under the Taku River may soon have a new owner: the State of Alaska.
Three adults and three children are safe after their boat began taking on water near Long Island in Sitka Sound, according to a Coast Guard news release, thanks to a response from the Coast Guard, Sitka Fire Rescue and four good Samaritan crews.
The University of Alaska Board of Regents approved a controversial land lease near Haines and Klukwan to a logging contractor at special meeting Tuesday. The 13,426-acres area includes a portion of the Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve.
A mother and daughter died last week in Wrangell after their car went off a road, according to the Wrangell Police Department.
Former Kodiak Superior Court judge Joel Bolger has been named chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court, effective July 1.
Gov. Bill Walker has joined opponents of the Trump administration’s effort to separate illegal immigrant children from their families.