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These small insects do big things for the environment
These small insects do big things for the environment

Big oyster farms planned for Southeast

State task force projects it could be a $100 million industry.

Everything you ever wanted to know, or not, about Valentine’s Day
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Everything you ever wanted to know, or not, about Valentine’s Day

There’s more to Feb. 14 than chocolate and feeling bad about yourself.

Everything you ever wanted to know, or not, about Valentine’s Day
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Signer of Alaska Constitution, Jack Coghill, dies at age 93
Signer of Alaska Constitution, Jack Coghill, dies at age 93
Dunleavy budget proposal proposes to eliminate hundreds of jobs
Dunleavy budget proposal proposes to eliminate hundreds of jobs
Opinion: Alaska needs Ruffner on the Board of Fisheries

Opinion: Alaska needs Ruffner on the Board of Fisheries

He’s been key to sustaining a neutral and balanced board.

Opinion: Alaska needs Ruffner on the Board of Fisheries
Police calls for Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

Police calls for Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction… Continue reading

Police calls for Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019
Opinion: University of Alaska Anchorage focused on reapplying for accreditation

Opinion: University of Alaska Anchorage focused on reapplying for accreditation

UAA chancellor: We have learned a lot from this experience.

Opinion: University of Alaska Anchorage focused on reapplying for accreditation
Opinion: The time is now to elect a majority in the Alaska House
Opinion: The time is now to elect a majority in the Alaska House
Opinion: Gov. Dunleavy is ‘out of step’ with Alaska families, businesses
Opinion: Gov. Dunleavy is ‘out of step’ with Alaska families, businesses
Capitol Live: Dunleavy budget would require eliminating 1,300 university positions, president says
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Capitol Live: Dunleavy budget would require eliminating 1,300 university positions, president says
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Stunning photos of the ice caves at the Mendenhall Glacier
Stunning photos of the ice caves at the Mendenhall Glacier
New publisher named for Homer, Kenai papers

New publisher named for Homer, Kenai papers

Sound Publishing Inc. appointed Jeff Hayden as publisher.

New publisher named for Homer, Kenai papers
Opinion: With release of Dunleavy’s budget, it’s time to listen to Alaskans
Opinion: With release of Dunleavy’s budget, it’s time to listen to Alaskans
Rep. Sara Hannan, D-Juneau, center, answers a question as Sen. Jesse Kiehl, D-Juneau, left, and Rep. Andi Story, D-Juneau, wait their turn during a standing-room only town hall meeting at the Mendenhall Valley Public Library on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Rep. Sara Hannan, D-Juneau, center, answers a question as Sen. Jesse Kiehl, D-Juneau, left, and Rep. Andi Story, D-Juneau, wait their turn during a standing-room only town hall meeting at the Mendenhall Valley Public Library on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Opinion: Dunleavy, Legislature show action on fighting sexual assault crisis
Opinion: Dunleavy, Legislature show action on fighting sexual assault crisis
Opinion: Taxes are the only way to boost Alaska’s economy

Opinion: Taxes are the only way to boost Alaska’s economy

The state needs a new revenue stream.

Opinion: Taxes are the only way to boost Alaska’s economy
Police calls for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019

Police calls for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019

This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement and public safety agencies. This report includes arrest and citation information, not conviction… Continue reading

Police calls for Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019
Sealaska Corp. offers matching funds for new scholarship

Sealaska Corp. offers matching funds for new scholarship

News briefs for the week of Feb. 13, 2019.

Sealaska Corp. offers matching funds for new scholarship
Planet Alaska: Turn Back the Tide on Sexual Assault and Sexual Abuse in Alaska
Planet Alaska: Turn Back the Tide on Sexual Assault and Sexual Abuse in Alaska