- Canadian official in Alaska amid mine development concerns Updated: Aug-26-15 9:40 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott and British Columbia's minister of energy and mines were working toward an agreement in response to concerns raised about the potential impacts of Canadian mine development on rivers that flow into southeast Alaska.
- Juneau considers tax breaks to fight housing costs Updated: Aug-26-15 12:53 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - To fight high housing costs in Juneau, city officials are considering property tax exemptions for some developments.
- Lawmakers vote to sue governor over Medicaid expansion plan Updated: Aug-18-15 8:02 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A committee of House and Senate lawmakers voted Tuesday to sue Gov. Bill Walker over his effort to expand Medicaid in Alaska, with Republican legislative leaders calling it a separation-of-powers issue.
- Authorities investigating death of man at correction center Updated: Aug-14-15 4:40 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A 49-year-old man died at a Juneau correctional center one day after being brought in on a non-criminal hold.
- Ex-police officer, US Coast Guard officer accused of fraud Updated: Aug-12-15 1:46 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A former Southeast Alaskan police officer and an Alaska-based U.S. Coast Guard officer have been indicted for defrauding the state's Permanent Fund Dividend system.
- Chefs, activists shed light on Stikine, Taku rivers' future Updated: Aug-09-15 6:14 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - Concern for the future of clean water in Southeast Alaska brought together two seemingly unlikely groups - chefs and activists. Naturally, food was involved.
- Thieves who stole flags from Capitol turn themselves in Updated: Aug-05-15 7:05 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - The three men who climbed the Alaska Capitol and stole the American and Alaska flags have turned themselves in to police.
- Figures show Alaska special session costs top $886,000 Updated: Aug-04-15 6:28 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska's two special sessions, held earlier this year as lawmakers struggled to agree on a state budget, cost more than $886,000, according to figures provided by the Legislative Affairs Agency.
- Juneau Finance Committee debates changes to senior sales tax Updated: Aug-03-15 2:35 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Finance Committee has decided to pass its proposed changes to the senior sales tax exemption on to the Assembly for consideration.
- Job with a view: Alaska pilot opens up from cockpit Updated: Aug-02-15 4:47 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - On a Wednesday afternoon at work, Sean Kveum looks outside the window to his right and spots a bear, then another one. From the cockpit of his de Havilland Beaver bush plane, he loops around to get a better look.
- July was wettest on record for Juneau, says weather service Updated: Aug-02-15 9:50 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The National Weather Service says this July was the wettest on record for Juneau.
- Coast Guard honors teenage plane crash survivor Updated: Jul-31-15 7:50 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The U.S. Coast Guard has honored the teenage survivor of a plane crash near Juneau for helping other passengers and attracting the attention of rescuers.
- Police have person of interest in state credit card case Updated: Jul-30-15 8:39 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A state-issued credit card, reported missing from a state worker's desk, was used to withdraw $500 from a Juneau bank last month, police said.
- NTSB: No reported problems at takeoff for plane that crashed Updated: Jul-30-15 2:20 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The small plane that crashed during a scheduled commuter flight bound for the southeast Alaska community of Hoonah earlier this month took off with no reported problems, according to a preliminary report on the incident.
- Appeals court reinstates 'Roadless Rule' for Tongass Updated: Jul-29-15 6:55 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A divided federal appeals court on Wednesday affirmed a lower-court decision that reinstates prohibitions on road-building and timber harvests in roadless areas of the nation's largest national forest.