Alaska Senate President Kevin Meyer, right, and House Speaker Mike Chenault speak to reporters after the Senate passed a bill Tuesday that would limit participation of a state-sponsored corporation in an alternate gas pipeline proposal by Gov. Bill Walker.
ANCHORAGE - The Department of the Interior said Tuesday that it has affirmed corrections to an environmental analysis of a 2008 Arctic Ocean petroleum lease sale that brought in $2.7 billion for the federal government.
FAIRBANKS - A rusty brown substance is covering snow melting in Fairbanks, and foresters say it's good news for people with allergies.
The substance is a massive crop of birch seeds, produced by trees growing in ideal conditions since last...
JUNEAU - A House committee took no action Tuesday on a bill that would end a program guaranteeing state spending on public art.
House State Affairs heard public testimony opposing the bill from Rep. Lynn Gattis, R-Wasilla.
FAIRBANKS - The population continues to shrink in the Fairbanks North Star Borough, which lost the greatest number of residents in Alaska during a recent one-year period, according to the latest estimates.
The U.S. Coast Guard is holding a forum April 10 in Anchorage to discuss changes to the regulations covering standards for the license required to become a restricted operator of an uninspected passenger vessel.
The meeting will take place...