| Mar 16, 2010
by Rhonda McBride
Monday, March 15, 2010
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- Former Sen. Ted Stevens' speech to Commonwealth North was on Friday, but it's still the talk of the town in Juneau.
Stevens called on the state to set aside plans to build a pipeline to...
| May 2, 2010
by Christine Kim
Saturday, May 1, 2010
ANCHORAGE, Alaska -- A ballot initiative slated for the August primary is provoking debate across the state. The Stop the Gag Law Coalition kicked off its campaign Saturday afternoon against Ballot Measure 1, or...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 6:16 PM
April 19: Joe Miller formally announces his candidacy for the U.S. Senate as a Republican challenger to Sen. Lisa Murkowski.
June 2: Former Gov. Sarah Palin endorses Miller in a post on her Facebook page.
June 23: Shortly after endorsing Miller, the Tea...
| Jul 7, 2010
The Coast Guard says a whale watching charter boat based in Friday Harbor ran aground in Southeast Alaska waters after it struck a rock.
Coast Guard officials say there were no injuries among the nine passengers and four crew members aboard the 75-foot...
| Jan 4, 2011
| 6:45 PM
Declining oil production on the North Slope is nothing new, but this time each year, there's a sobering reminder that Alaska's primary income source is not what it used to be.
End-of-year production numbers show a 7 percent drop in 2010.
| Jan 13, 2011
| 7:40 PM
Mat-Su Animal Shelter officials say the money, supplies and aid continues to pour in as they care for 150 starving dogs taken from an alleged puppy mill earlier in the week.
Monetary donations to the Mat-Su Animal Shelter have topped $14,000 dollars...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 5:46 PM
State transportation officials have canceled Sunday's sailing of the ferry Aurora from Juneau to Haines and Skagway due to predicted bad weather.
The forecast called for strong winds, high seas and heavy, freezing spray.
Alaska Marine Highway System...
| Jan 17, 2011
| 4:01 PM
Gov. Sean Parnell wants major changes to the state's oil and gas production tax. He announced his proposal Monday morning and, so far, it looks like the oil industry's on board.
Parnell says he hopes it sparks the creation of more jobs, but it does come...
| Jan 18, 2011
| 11:41 AM
Viewers in Juneau are seeing KTUU’s signal directly through GCI cable, due to flooding Sunday night at the local NBC affiliate.
Officials at KATH say the initial cause of flooding at the station is believed to be a broken water main. The building...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 12:17 PM
The future remains unclear for two state lawmakers who walked out of the House Majority Caucus last fall. Both Ketchikan Rep. Kyle Johansen and Anchorage Rep. Charisse Millett are not being allowed back in, which is a worry for their constituents....
| Jan 25, 2011
| 7:41 PM
State lawmakers are starting the process of looking into election law changes that more than one judge said are necessary in the wake of the disputed Miller-Murkowski race.
The Senate held its first hearing on the matter this morning in Juneau.