07/29/14 11:30 AM
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The release of carbon dioxide into the air from power plant smokestacks to the tailpipe on your car could pose a risk to red king crab and other lucrative fisheries in Alaska, a new report says. Ocean water becomes more acidic when it absorbs carbon dioxide released by...
By Becket Adams | 07/23/14 12:05 PM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has for the umpteenth time challenged U.S. lawmakers to impeach President Obama, saying that a failure to remove him from office, thus protecting our freedoms, would be an "affront" to God.
By Zack Colman | 07/18/14 12:55 PM
The EPA proposed restrictions on building a large copper-and-gold mine Friday slated for a watershed in southwest Alaska that's pitted environmental groups and industry against each other regarding the EPA's authority to veto such projects.
By Zack Colman | 07/17/14 02:47 PM
Lisa Murkowski's name is etched in a slab of sidewalk just blocks from the Capitol.
By Zack Colman | 07/17/14 02:49 PM
A long-sought road through a national wildlife refuge has put distance between the Republican U.S. senator from Alaska and the interior secretary.
By Betsy Woodruff | 07/17/14 03:45 PM
Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell has made opposition to the 2009 stimulus part of his campaign for a Republican Senate nomination. But he also served on the board of a company that took stimulus funds.
By David M. Drucker | 07/14/14 08:35 AM
Elected six years ago, Sen. Mark Begich is still waiting for a vote on any of his amendments.
By Becket Adams | 07/09/14 02:58 PM
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin is the politician Americans most want to stop talking, according to a Wall Street Journal/NBC News survey that polled voters on their opinion of six public figures.
07/08/14 04:30 PM
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Sean Parnell said he will not use state resources to study the implications of legalizing marijuana unless voters approve a pot initiative this fall. Parnell said he would work to implement the initiative if it passes in November; the Republican also is up for...
By Ashe Schow | 07/03/14 01:51 PM
Sen. Mark Begich, D-Alaska, mocked Sen. Claire McCaskill's investigation into Alaskan contracting practices by saying the Missouri senator "has trouble understanding Alaska history."
06/30/14 11:15 PM
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — A state official says a tentative three-year agreement has been reached with the last of the unions representing Alaska Marine Highway System workers. Department of Administration Commissioner Curtis Thayer said the state and Marine Engineers' Beneficial Association...
By Sean Higgins | 06/25/14 04:59 PM
The Environmental Protection Agency is now using the same excuse as the IRS is using in response to a Congressional subpoena: the computer ate our homework.
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