After a month in office, Gov. Bill Walker is slowly but surely getting his cabinet together, adding two permanent commissioners this week.
U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, on Tuesday thanked Senate colleagues for unanimously passing the Federal Duck Stamp Act of 2014. The U.S.
Today is Friday, Dec. 12, the 346th day of 2014. There are 19 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Dec. 12, 1870, Joseph H. Rainey of South Carolina became the first black lawmaker sworn into the U.S. House of Representatives.
Tribal organizations are asking to take over some aspects of wildlife management or at least have a greater voice in the process.
Forrest Dunbar is full of optimism and energy going into his November fight with Alaska's Republican stalwart in Congress - U.S. Rep. Don Young.
SHOCK COLLAR: So my Adam Empson shock collar was on the fritz. Seems like I called Adam a SENIOR again when writing about how the JUNIOR won JDHS' 83-82 overtime thriller at West Valley.
Last week our Washington, D.C. delegation followed Gov. Sean Parnell's lead by seeking to beef up the U.S. military presence in Alaska.
A U.S. House of Representatives committee Thursday will hear two different Sealaska land bills. Both bills relate to advancing the finalizations of Sealaska's...
Prior to the 2012 redistricting and election, the Alaska State Senate was controlled by a bipartisan coalition of Republicans and Democrats.
Anglo American's recent departure from the Pebble Mine project has generated contentious debate throughout the state and in our nation's capital about the future of domestic mining.
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