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Murkowski in spotlight on Supreme Court nomination

President Trump’s Supreme Court nomination of a conservative judge has already sparked a confirmation battle over an appointment that could shape the court for...

Working out details on salmon disaster funds

Dear Friends and Neighbors,I wanted to provide you with a short update regarding the 2016 pink salmon disaster relief funding distribution.It was recently announced...

Bill addresses backlog of untested sexual assault kits

Legislation signed into law on June 29 by Gov. Bill Walker is expected to improve how law enforcement agencies address sexual assault cases.House Bill...

Legislation updates auto dealer franchise laws

Legislation signed into law on July 2 by Gov. Bill Walker updates Alaska’s franchise statutes to improve protections for auto dealers, auto manufacturers, and...

State protects employees’ right to keep tips

New state regulations effective June 29 protect employees’ right to keep tips thy receive on the job and prohibit employers from redistributing those tips...
Prince William Sound by Cinthis Gibbins-Stimson

Public comment sought on winter ferry schedule

Public comment is being sought through June 13 on the Alaska Marine System’s proposed winter ferry schedule for October through April 2019.The draft schedule...

Legislation aimed at workplace harassment

Bipartisan legislation to curb workplace harassment and end the culture of fear of those in power from their victims has been introduced in Congress.The...

Legislative Update: Reaching a complete fiscal plan was not possible

Dear Friends and Neighbors,Things change fast at the end of session and now that the House and Senate have adjourned the 30th Legislative Session,...

Bill safeguards support for civil legal services

Among the final actions of the 30th Alaska Legislature was support of a bill to safeguard access to the civil justice system via the...

Commercial fisheries lending limit up

Loan caps from the Alaska Commercial Fishing Loan Fund now stands at $400,000 for those wanting to borrow for the purchase of entry permits,...


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