Alaska Native word of the week

This week’s word is s’áxt’, which means devil’s club.

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Tensions rise in discombobulated Alaska House

Until a majority is formed, the House will be at a standstill.

Sen. Mia Costello, R-Anchorage, right, and Senate President Cathy Giessel, R-Anchorage, speak during a Senate Majority press conference on the opening day of the 31st Session of the Alaska Legislature on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Curbing the crime wave: Lawmakers say collaboration is key

Sexual assault is a common focus of proposed legislation.

Alaska receives almost 10 times more unemployment filings since shutdown began

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Alaska Airlines objects to ‘turbulence’ theme for fashion show

Wearable Art 2019 makes a late name change.

Regional airline cancels scheduled nonstop flights

One less option for travel out of Juneau.

Alaska Air Group plans to add 3,000 jobs this year

Most of the openings will not require previous airline experience.

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