INDIAN WELLS, Calif. - Josh Hamilton, B.J. Upton and Kyle Lohse were among nine free agents who turned down $13.
...of the volume but 21 percent of the ex-vessel value. If you're keeping score at home, Sitka was 9th on the list at $51.3M and statewide the commercial harvest is valued at a formidable $1.2B. Within SEAK, the commercial fisheries estimated workforce...
...Pioneer Elizabeth Peratrovich.Kat Tomka (Visual Arts), Anchorage. Tomka, who creates transparent or collaged spaces using 3M Magic Tape, will reflect and create new work, and cultivate new partners in her work.Sonya Kelliher-Combs (Visual Arts...
According to a news release from the Anchorage office of District Of Alaska U.S. Attorney Karen Loeffler and acting U.S. attorney Kevin Feldis, the U.S. Justice Department sent grants totaling $13.
Following weeks of criticism for submitting a budget that flat-funded education in Alaska, Gov. Sean Parnell said Wednesday he'll submit an amended budget that includes an additional $30.3 million for education.
ANCHORAGE - An Anchorage bank employee embezzled more than $4 million the old-fashioned way - by carrying it out of the building, according to federal prosecutors. Gerardo Adan Cazarez Valenzuela, 26, is charged with stuffing $4.3 million into computer boxes and wheeling them out of a KeyBank vault on a rolling cart. He was arrested in Mexico on Aug. 1 and indicted Wednesday by a grand jury in Anchorage, the U.S. attorney's office said. Valenzuela, also known as Gary Cazarez, remained in Mexico on Thursday.
...wayside$17.5M: Brotherhood bridge and Industrial Blvd. improvements$4M: Fritz Cove Road rehabilitation and repair$11.3M: Glacier Highway widening and resurfacing from Eagle Beach to Bessie Creek$2M: Mendenhall Valley Street dust control University...
ANCHORAGE - The federal government has renewed grant funding to keep 22 homeless assistance programs in Alaska in operation.
FAIRBANKS - The city of Fairbanks is projecting a $1.3 million surplus in its latest budget in the first major executive action by new mayor Jerry Cleworth.
FAIRBANKS - Gov. Sean Parnell has proposed an extra $1.3 million in funding to help figure out why Yukon River salmon runs have been declining.
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