The Alaska Public Offices Commission has filed a complaint against two political action committees that backed Gov. Bill Walker's campaign in the 2014 election.
In honor of Alaska Book Week, observed Oct. 3-10, here's a partial list of Alaska-related books published in the past few months, or due to be published soon.
...Jazeera America, the Oregonian and PBS.org. Before becoming a freelancer, O'Malley was known for her work at the Anchorage Daily News.The Atwood Chair was established by Anchorage Times publisher Robert Atwood in 1979 to help educate the state's...
ANCHORAGE - On a foggy Saturday morning in early January 1978, the body of a 16-year-old girl was found in a ditch off the Seward Highway.
Alaska's oil is running out. Now, so is the money. In Arctic Village, a town of 192 people in the southern foothills of the Brooks Range, tribal administrator Tiffany Tritt-Yatlin faces a powerful problem.
This exhibit features cartoons from two of Alaska's political cartoonists: Dunlap-Shohl, formerly of the Anchorage Daily News and Jamie Smith of the Ester Republic and Fairbanks Daily News Miner.
A bear leaps gracefully off a downtown fence; a child jumps for joy during a Juneau Jazz & Classics concert; an intent election official scrutinizes a questioned ballot during the statewide hand count in 2010 - these are among the iconic Alaskan images Juneau Empire photographer Michael Penn will be showcasing during this week's Gallery Walk at the Capital City Weekly.
This month's art openings include the annual 12x12 Community Exhibit at the Juneau Douglas City Museum, the grand opening of Heritage Coffee's new location on Front Street featuring work by Anchorage artist Kate Sevigny, a fairy tale themed photo booth at Kindred Post, and a jewelry demonstration by Jerrod Galanin at Trickster. Read on for details. Juneau-Douglas City Museum: 11th Annual 12x12 Community Art ExhibitFourth and Main streetsReception: 4:30-7 p.m.
ANCHORAGE - George Attla Jr., known as the "Huslia Hustler," was an unmatched sprint racing champion and one of Alaska's most decorated mushers. He died Sunday at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage. He was 81 years old.
ANCHORAGE - Convicted Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen, who abducted women and hunted them down in the Alaska wilderness in the 1970s as Anchorage boomed with construction of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, died Thursday. He was 75.
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