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The happy life of an average Alaskan
The happy life of an average Alaskan
Matt McLaren, Business and Development Manager for the Alaska Marine Highway System, and Amanda Holland, Management Director for the Office of Management and Budget, make a presentation to the Senate Transportation Committee at the Capitol on Thursday, March 7, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Matt McLaren, Business and Development Manager for the Alaska Marine Highway System, and Amanda Holland, Management Director for the Office of Management and Budget, make a presentation to the Senate Transportation Committee at the Capitol on Thursday, March 7, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Former state candidate appointed to Docks and Harbors board
Former state candidate appointed to Docks and Harbors board
Alaska moves closer to onsite marijuana use in certain areas

Alaska moves closer to onsite marijuana use in certain areas

Department of Law finds no legal problems with rules approved by regulators.

Alaska moves closer to onsite marijuana use in certain areas
Opinion: Alaskans must stand up against cuts to higher education

Opinion: Alaskans must stand up against cuts to higher education

The entirety of Alaska stands to lose.

Opinion: Alaskans must stand up against cuts to higher education
Opinion: We need more money for schools, not less

Opinion: We need more money for schools, not less

Cuts will increase class sizes even more.

Opinion: We need more money for schools, not less
Police calls for Thursday, March, 7, 2019

Police calls for Thursday, March, 7, 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, March, 7, 2019
Alaska Professional Communicators offers scholarship

Alaska Professional Communicators offers scholarship

It’s open to Alaska residents.

Alaska Professional Communicators offers scholarship
Capitol Live: Marijauna board appointee Stiver undergoing confirmation hearing

Capitol Live: Marijauna board appointee Stiver undergoing confirmation hearing

Follow along with live updates from Alaska’s Capitol.

Capitol Live: Marijauna board appointee Stiver undergoing confirmation hearing
Photos: Juneau youth race in Yukon Ski Marathon

Photos: Juneau youth race in Yukon Ski Marathon

Here’s how they finished.

Photos: Juneau youth race in Yukon Ski Marathon
Opinion: Governor’s nonsensical budget leaves no choice but fighting back

Opinion: Governor’s nonsensical budget leaves no choice but fighting back

Dunleavy’s proposed budget is flat-out absurd.

Opinion: Governor’s nonsensical budget leaves no choice but fighting back
Opinion: When it comes to net neutrality, Alaska has bigger fish to fry

Opinion: When it comes to net neutrality, Alaska has bigger fish to fry

It’s critical that all players on the internet are held to the same standard.

Opinion: When it comes to net neutrality, Alaska has bigger fish to fry
Opinion: Is Alaska receiving its fair share?

Opinion: Is Alaska receiving its fair share?

Our elected officials have failed us.

Opinion: Is Alaska receiving its fair share?
Police calls for Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Police calls for Wednesday, March 6, 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, March 6, 2019
Capitol Live: More testimony on back-pay PFD payments on the way

Capitol Live: More testimony on back-pay PFD payments on the way

Follow along with live updates from Alaska’s Capitol.

Capitol Live: More testimony on back-pay PFD payments on the way
Opinion: It should be easier for Alaska’s military spouses to procure occupational licenses
Opinion: It should be easier for Alaska’s military spouses to procure occupational licenses
Photos: Motown for Our Town

Photos: Motown for Our Town

Pop, R&B and soul concert.

Photos: Motown for Our Town
Opinion: Day of reckoning for Alaska’s budget has arrived

Opinion: Day of reckoning for Alaska’s budget has arrived

Everyone must share in the cost of an economically healthy state.

Opinion: Day of reckoning for Alaska’s budget has arrived
Opinion: Opportunities for Alaska in the new Congress

Opinion: Opportunities for Alaska in the new Congress

Sullivan says economic dynamism will head to Alaska.

Opinion: Opportunities for Alaska in the new Congress
Opinion: Fear versus vision

Opinion: Fear versus vision

Don’t be manipulated by fear.

Opinion: Fear versus vision