- Marijuana meeting, scholarship bill things to know about Updated: Feb-06-16 1:50 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The director of the board tasked with regulating Alaska's legal pot industry is hopeful that state lawmakers will address concerns regarding criminal background checks for marijuana business applicants.
- Alaska troopers: No plans to intervene in village dispute Updated: Feb-06-16 12:58 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers said they don't know who the rightful tribal leaders are in a western Alaska village involved in a power struggle, and they've taken no action weeks after a federal judge said the agency could use force to evict former leaders.
- Alaska moves to prosecute witness in Ted Stevens trial Updated: Feb-05-16 6:25 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska's attorney general is again seeking an explanation from the U.S. Department of Justice on why it did not file child exploitation charges against a businessman who testified in the corruption trial of the late U.S. Sen. Ted Stevens.
- SUV strikes parked patrol car; trooper suffers leg injury Updated: Feb-05-16 11:43 am
PALMER, Alaska - An Alaska State Trooper responding to a vehicle in a ditch in Palmer was injured when a sport utility vehicle crashed into his parked patrol car.
- Troopers seize illegal drugs, stolen guns at home in Tok Updated: Feb-04-16 5:51 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - An estimated $35,000 in illegal drugs and at least 15 stolen guns have been seized by Alaska State Troopers serving a search warrant in Tok (tohk).
- Alaska judge hears arguments in Medicaid expansion case Updated: Feb-04-16 4:48 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A state court judge in Anchorage heard arguments Thursday in a lawsuit challenging Alaska Gov. Bill Walker's authority to expand Medicaid without legislative approval.
- The Latest: Judge hear arguments in Medicaid expansion case Updated: Feb-04-16 2:59 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on a lawsuit over Medicaid expansion in Alaska (all times local):
- Walker administration submits supplemental request Updated: Feb-03-16 9:47 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Gov. Bill Walker's administration is requesting an additional $65.5 million in spending for the current fiscal year.
- Lawmakers hear on resolution to strengthen state's rights Updated: Feb-03-16 8:40 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A Senate committee heard testimony on Wednesday on an effort to amend the U.S. Constitution and establish a mechanism for states to overturn certain federal decisions.
- House passes bill updating military justice code Updated: Feb-03-16 5:45 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Alaska House on Wednesday passed a bill designed to strengthen the state's Military Code of Justice.
- The Latest: House passes bill updating military justice code Updated: Feb-03-16 5:13 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on the lawmakers' efforts to update the state's Military Code of Justice (all times local):
- Juvenile taken into custody in deaths of 2 outside Wasilla Updated: Feb-03-16 11:40 am
WASILLA, Alaska - A juvenile has been taken into custody in the shooting deaths of a 40-year-old woman and her 10-year-old son at a home outside Wasilla.
- Walker tries again with Board of Fisheries nominations Updated: Feb-02-16 9:10 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - As a former Board of Fisheries appointee headed to court on Tuesday, Gov. Bill Walker again waded into fisheries politics with the announcement of new appointments to the board.
- Alaska lawmaker confuses official with slain gay rights icon Updated: Feb-02-16 4:40 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - An Alaska state senator suffered from a case of misidentification during a committee hearing Tuesday, confusing the name of assistant attorney general with an assassinated gay rights leader.
- The Latest: Bill proposes license plate contest for artists Updated: Feb-02-16 1:52 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on a bill to establish a contest for license plate designs in Alaska (all times local):
- Troopers use dog to detain 2 men suspected of burglary Updated: Feb-02-16 12:02 pm
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers used a police dog to arrest two men suspected of burglarizing a Fairbanks home.
- Lawmaker proposes license plate contest for artists Updated: Feb-02-16 6:11 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - An Alaska lawmaker says a contest among artists to design a specialty license plate in Alaska could have the excitement of "American Idol."
- Bill would restrict attorney general appointments to boards Updated: Feb-01-16 10:24 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A bill introduced in the Alaska House on Monday seeks to restrict the attorney general from serving on the governing body of a state public corporation or on state boards or commissions.
- Bill would protect animals in domestic violence situations Updated: Feb-01-16 9:10 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A state House committee heard testimony Monday on legislation spelling out protections for animals caught in domestic violence situations or in messy break-ups between couples.
- The Latest: Alaska House committee hears animal custody bill Updated: Feb-01-16 8:07 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on a bill expanding legal protections for animals (all times local):
- 3 Togiak men on moose hunt die when skiff overturns Updated: Feb-01-16 11:51 am
TOGIAK, Alaska - Three Togiak (TOH'-gee-ak) men returning from a moose hunt died Saturday night when their skiff overturned near the mouth of the Togiak River.
- The Latest: Administration eyes spring gas special session Updated: Jan-27-16 10:24 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on Gov. Bill Walker's expectations for a major gas line project Alaska is pursuing (all times local):
- Walker lays out expectations for gas line progress Updated: Jan-27-16 3:38 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Gov. Bill Walker say wants the state and the North Slope's major producers to reach agreement on key contracts and issues related to a major gas project before the end of the current legislative session.
- Man found dead in Aniak home; troopers seek home-owner Updated: Jan-27-16 12:04 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man was found dead Monday at a home in the southwest Alaska village of Aniak and Alaska State Troopers are trying to find the home owner.
- Alaska Democrats question state candidacy law Updated: Jan-26-16 10:51 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The latest on the Alaska Democratic party's proposal to allow candidates not affiliated with a political party to run in the Democratic primary (all times local):