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Alaska poet calls attention to environmental concerns
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Alaska poet calls attention to environmental concerns
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In this Feb. 26, 2019 photo is the Fritz Creek General Store, shown near Homer, Alaska. A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced out after officials notified the store owners that the cat’s presence violates food safety standards. (Megan Pacer | Homer News via AP)

Cat that has lived in Alaska general store is being evicted

HOMER — A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced… Continue reading

  • Mar 1, 2019
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In this Feb. 26, 2019 photo is the Fritz Creek General Store, shown near Homer, Alaska. A cat named Stormy that has spent more than six years as a fixture in a remote Alaska general store is being forced out after officials notified the store owners that the cat’s presence violates food safety standards. (Megan Pacer | Homer News via AP)
Capitol Live: Voter initiative filed in attempt to move Legislature meetings to Anchorage
Capitol Live: Voter initiative filed in attempt to move Legislature meetings to Anchorage
Juneau’s female art collective readies to open its latest and biggest show
Juneau’s female art collective readies to open its latest and biggest show
Arthropods invade the land

Arthropods invade the land

There are more species of arthropod than all other animals combined.

Arthropods invade the land
The Riley Creek pack’s sole survivor

The Riley Creek pack’s sole survivor

A wolf named Riley.

The Riley Creek pack’s sole survivor
Juneau chef nominated as James Beard semifinalist
Juneau chef nominated as James Beard semifinalist
Senate Democrats express disapproval over Dunleavy’s budget

Senate Democrats express disapproval over Dunleavy’s budget

‘You can’t break the economy in one portion of the state and expect everybody else to be OK.’

Senate Democrats express disapproval over Dunleavy’s budget
President Donald Trump speaks to service members at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska., during a refueling stop as he returns from Hanoi. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

Trump makes stop, speech at Alaska military base

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON — President Donald Trump showered praised on troops and touted the opening of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to oil drilling when… Continue reading

President Donald Trump speaks to service members at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, in Anchorage, Alaska., during a refueling stop as he returns from Hanoi. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
Capitol Live: Public hearing on Dunleavy’s super-size PFD bills underway

Capitol Live: Public hearing on Dunleavy’s super-size PFD bills underway

Follow along with live updates from Alaska’s Capitol.

Capitol Live: Public hearing on Dunleavy’s super-size PFD bills underway
Murkowski, 3 other senators push resolution to halt Trump’s border emergency

Murkowski, 3 other senators push resolution to halt Trump’s border emergency

The proposal is identical to the one-sentence measure the Democratic-controlled House approved.

Murkowski, 3 other senators push resolution to halt Trump’s border emergency
Boogie ‘Wonderland’: Alice meets Disco for Perseverance Theatre Young Company Show
Boogie ‘Wonderland’: Alice meets Disco for Perseverance Theatre Young Company Show
Legislators aim to get crime legislation right
Legislators aim to get crime legislation right
Ernestine Hayes, Alaska State Writer Laureate, makes closing remarks at the 2019 Governor’s Arts & Hunanities Awards at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)

State Writer Laureate selection delayed but coming soon

In the meantime, Juneau is home to the state writer laureate.

Ernestine Hayes, Alaska State Writer Laureate, makes closing remarks at the 2019 Governor’s Arts & Hunanities Awards at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. (Michael Penn | Juneau Empire)
Middle school team wins Battle of the Books state championship

Middle school team wins Battle of the Books state championship

The goal of the program is to encourage and recognize students who enjoy reading.

Middle school team wins Battle of the Books state championship
Number of rocket launches could take off in Kodiak
Number of rocket launches could take off in Kodiak
Unions rally outside Capitol, protest job cuts
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Unions rally outside Capitol, protest job cuts

“2-4-6-8, We need to save our state.”

Unions rally outside Capitol, protest job cuts
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Dunleavy removes French as oil, gas commission chair

Dunleavy removes French as oil, gas commission chair

Gov. Mike Dunleavy has fired the chair of a state commission tasked with overseeing oil and gas drilling in Alaska, saying Hollis French was neglectful… Continue reading

Dunleavy removes French as oil, gas commission chair
Capitol Live: Labor unions protest governor’s budget, job cuts

Capitol Live: Labor unions protest governor’s budget, job cuts

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Capitol Live: Labor unions protest governor’s budget, job cuts
‘We’ve got to get our fiscal house in order’: Dunleavy opens up about budget proposal
‘We’ve got to get our fiscal house in order’: Dunleavy opens up about budget proposal