...Katkus, the adjutant general who led the guard, and McHugh Pierre, his top civilian aide and the deputy commissioner of the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs.Huggins said he believe Katkus is a good man but acknowledged he didn't...
U.S. Senate candidate Dan Sullivan promises in his campaign material that he will be a fighter for Alaska. Depending on how you define Alaska's interest, this could be a really good thing or just the opposite.
Thirteen years later, the landscape of our nation is permanently altered by the events on Sept. 11, 2001. The day and the heroes who rose to the occasion are remembered each year across the nation and in Juneau.
Politicians and at least one interest group seized the opportunity this week to point fingers over the news that health insurance premiums for thousands of Alaskans may increase next year. Parnell blames Obama Gov.
The following editorial first appeared in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner: Among those who have the power to do anything about it, this editorial will almost certainly fall on deaf ears.
For those who don't know me, I was raised as an Air Force brat in North Pole. Maybe it is the former wrestler in me, but when it comes to Alaska's future - and that of my family - I have a hard time sitting on the sidelines.
Editor's note: Members of the Empire's editorial board met with Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell, a Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, at the Empire on Aug. 9. The interview below has been shortened for length.
JUNEAU - A scathing report into allegations of sexual assault and fraud in the Alaska National Guard finds that victims do not trust the system because of a lack of confidence in the command. The report, released Thursday, was requested by Gov. Sean Parnell, who said he was angry that it had taken several years to get to the bottom of concerns.
Editor's note: This is the second article in a two-part series detailing Republican Gov. Sean Parnell in his roles as an Alaska resident, governor and candidate for office. Republican Gov.
...brighter future tomorrow.? Angela Rodell is commissioner of the Department of Revenue and Curtis Thayer is commissioner of the Department of Administration.
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