KETCHIKAN - Applications are currently being accepted for two vacancies on the nine-member Ketchikan State Parks Citizen Advisory Board for the term beginning Jan. 1, according to a release last week from the Department of Natural Resources.
The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation has approved funding for snowmachine trail grooming and a renewed opportunity for a rural transportation safety project after receiving...
ANCHORAGE - The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation is seeking candidates to fill an open board position representing northwestern Alaska on the Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board.
The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation and the Scenic Byways program of the Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities invite the public to review the draft Haines Highway Scenic Byway Master Interpretive Plan.
ANCHORAGE - The Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board will meet Jan. 28-29 in Anchorage to consider grant applications. The public is welcome to attend the meeting, which will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
ANCHORAGE - Alaska State Parks is sponsoring three First Day Hike events around the state to encourage families to get out into their local State Park areas during the winter, and to start the New Year with fun and healthy activities.
FAIRBANKS - Alaska state parks officials said 10 ice fishing huts are available for rent this winter in the northern region. Five of the huts are at Quartz Lake near mile 278 of the Richardson Highway.
Alaska borough gets money to improve internet access The Yukon-Koyukuk Borough has been awarded $174,000 to improve broadband access from the Federal Communications Commission's Connect America Fund.
JUNEAU - An historic house in downtown Juneau that has undergone more than $500,000 in recent renovations could one day serve as a home-away-from-home for Alaska's lieutenant governor.
The Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation invites interested parties with special knowledge, experience and interest in outdoor recreation and grant-funded programs, to apply for two vacant seats on the Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board.
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