http://sealaska.com
  •  
  •  
Gamble reflects after announcing retirement

JUNEAU - University of Alaska president Pat Gamble said he loves coming to work every day. But at age 69 - and with the university system in a position he feels comfortable with - Gamble said it's time to retire.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-19/gamble-reflects-after-announcing-retire
State
Pipeline coordinator office to close

JUNEAU - The office of the federal coordinator for Alaska gas pipeline projects is shutting down after not being included in the budget bill that Congress recently passed.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-18/pipeline-coordinator-office-close
State
Alaska ferry project caught in flap over US steel

JUNEAU - A U.S. requirement that American steel be used to update an Alaska ferry terminal is causing some tension with Canadian officials, potentially threatening the project.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-18/alaska-ferry-project-caught-flap-over-u
State
UAS nurses pinned at Friday ceremony

...caring, knowledgeable group who reflect well on UAA and the Sitka campus of UAS," she said.Graduates are: Carrie Calvin, Becky Clifton, Sandra Huber, Julie Mauch, Alycia Miller, Roman Sorokin, Lucas Starbuck, Amy Valley and Amanda Walker.The 2016...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-12-14/uas-nurses-pinned-friday-ceremony
Neighbors
Gov. Walker submits pared-down capital budget

JUNEAU - Gov. Bill Walker on Monday submitted a stripped-down capital budget as a starting point for spending discussions amid a bleak revenue forecast.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-16/gov-walker-submits-pared-down-capital-b
State
State faces $3.5B deficit amid lower oil prices

JUNEAU - Slumping oil prices have helped push Alaska's potential budget deficit this year to $3.5 billion - an increase of $2.1 billion from what lawmakers expected in April.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-11/state-faces-35b-deficit-amid-lower-oil-
State
South Korean vessel heads to Bering Sea where 27 died

JUNEAU - Ongoing search efforts at the site where a fishing ship sank in the Bering Sea, killing at least 27 people, likely will be measured in weeks, not days, a representative of the South Korean government said Thursday.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-12/south-korean-vessel-heads-bering-sea-wh
State
Begich bids emotional farewell to US Senate

JUNEAU - Democratic Sen. Mark Begich bid an emotional farewell to the U.S. Senate on Thursday, saying he was proud of the work he had done and urging his colleagues to not let politics get in the way of doing the people's work.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-12/begich-bids-emotional-farewell-us-senat
State
Medicaid system expansion could be months away

JUNEAU - State health commissioner Valerie Davidson said it could be July before the state is in a position to begin enrolling Alaskans under expanded Medicaid coverage.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-15/medicaid-system-expansion-could-be-mont
State
Judge clarifies order in Pebble Mine case

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, while a lawsuit is pending, must stop all work related to a process that could restrict or prohibit development of the Pebble Mine, a federal judge says.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-12-10/judge-clarifies-order-pebble-mine-case
State

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING