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Alaska Air National Guard heads for Texas

Twenty-one members of the Alaska Air National Guard are now engaged in assisting with Hurricane Harvey humanitarian disaster relief operations.They are part of the...

Moose, caribou hunting regulations under consideration

Upwards of 40 public proposals seeking changes in moose and caribou hunting regulations in game management units 11, 12 and 13 will be considered...

Indian Health Service sets standards for patient wait times

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — The Indian Health Service has set standards for patient wait times more than a year after being criticized by a government...

Alaska governor plans to propose tax bill to ease money woes

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Bill Walker said Friday that he will probably run for re-election. But he currently has more pressing issues on...

New insights gained into how northern fur seals feed

Ocean going drones in the Bering Sea are helping researchers with the Alaska Fisheries Science Center gain new insight into the foraging habits of...

Lawmakers approve designating Indigenous Peoples Day

JUNEAU — Columbus Day would be known as Indigenous Peoples Day in Alaska under a measure passed by the state Legislature.The bill, which passed...

Coast Guard medevacs woman from luxury liner

An 87-year-old woman with symptoms of a heart attack was medevaced on Aug. 12 from the luxury residential ship The World in the vicinity of Unimak...

Stuart, Lindskoog elected to lead SeaLife Center

Attorney Ryan Stuart, and Alaska Railroad Corp. executive Wendy Lindskoog, both of Anchorage, have been elected as chair and vice chair respectively of the...

No elevated bacteria levels in coastal Ketchikan

Enterococci bacteria levels have tested below water quality criteria for all nine coastal areas in Ketchikan, the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation notes.DEC employees...

Alaska lawmakers convene session expected to focus on budget

By BECKY BOHRERThe Associated PressJUNEAU — Alaska lawmakers on Tuesday convened a regular legislative session expected to focus on addressing the state’s multibillion-dollar budget...

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