3 hrs ago
Anchorage Daily News
Letter: Two-thirds of oil funds is hardly a a giveawaya
Rep. Kerttula's message urging Alaskans to support the repeal of the More Alaska Production Act is a blatant misrepresentation of this historic legislation.
7 hrs ago
Anchorage Daily News
USDA-Rural Seeks Applications to Finance Construction and Rehabilitation of Rural Rental Housing
The United States Department of Agriculture remains focused on carrying out its mission, despite a time of significant budget uncertainty.
11 hrs ago
Anchorage Daily News
Beware of tornado charity scams
In the wake of the massive tornados that touched down in Oklahoma this week, Better Business Bureau and the Alaska Attorney General's Office are warning of opportunistic fraudsters.
CSU, University of Alaska partner on veterinarian degree program
The University of Alaska Fairbanks is finalizing details on a partnership that would establish a new veterinary medicine program by 2015.
Thu May 23, 2013
Alaska Rep. Don Young, gone hunting in Africa, misses subcommittee oil hearing
Don Young missed the session. Aides said Thursday that Young, a 21st-term Fort Yukon Republican who is Alaska’s sole representative in the House, was hunting antelope when the Natural Resources Committee’s energy subcommittee met Wednesday to consider the legislation.
Alaska law enforcement council revokes certifications
An Alaska law enforcement panel is revoking the certification of nearly a dozen former police officers, state troopers and state Department of Corrections workers.
Murkowski tosses cold water on Palin comeback
The streams emerging from beneath an Arctic glacier are several degrees warmer than the icy water Alaska's Republican Sen.
Wed May 22, 2013
Governor signs oil tax, budget bills, vetoes $2.5M
Gov. Sean Parnell on Tuesday signed into law an overhaul of Alaska's oil tax structure, hailing it as part of an historic legislative package aimed at moving the state forward.
Tue May 21, 2013
DNR Public Notices
Nominations sought for 2013 Farm Family of the Year
The Division of Agriculture is inviting the public to submit nominations for the 14th Annual Farm Family of the Year award that will be presented during the Alaska State Fair in August.
Alaska Journal of Commerce
Movers & Shakers 05/05/13
The 2013 recipients of the First Lady's Volunteer of the Year Awards were chosen by an executive committee of Alaskan community members.
Mon May 20, 2013
America's first climate refugees: How climate change eats the Alaskan coast
The slow-moving disaster being visited on the village of Newtok is a familiar one in Alaska.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Big (Little) Beer Meeting | #WGDB
Continuing #WGDB's coverage of the beer business , craft brewers from across the country met with 11 Senate Democrats this week, including Mark Begich of Alaska and Tammy Baldwin of Wisconsin.
Cool Inspiration From Previous Arctic Innovation Competition Winners
If you're planning on entering the 2013 Arctic Innovation Competition , it wouldn't hurt to take a peek at the inventions that wowed the judges of this chilly contest, so here are the grand prize winners from 2009 to 2012 for extra inspiration: Not only did these extremely durable inflatable snowshoes impress AIC's judges, but they also caught the ... (more)
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
State Agency Databases Activity Report 5/19/2013
The past two weeks have been active ones at the State Agency Databases Project .
Sat May 18, 2013
Snow in the Forecast for Mid-May
Snow in mid-May? It's not unheard of, but it has a lot of Alaskans saying enough is enough.
Fri May 17, 2013
The Wichita Eagle
States to get initial money from Japanese gift
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is distributing the money to Alaska, California, Hawaii, Oregon and Washington and will allocate the remainder as additional needs arise.
Thu May 16, 2013
Alaska volcano 'fountaining' with fire
A view of the north side of the Pavlof Volcano erupting on Thursday taken by a pilot flying at 6,000 feet.
America's First Climate Refugees are Native Alaskan Communities
For many years, climate change has displaced millions in the developing world - and now America is seeing its first climate refugees .
Wed May 15, 2013
Su Valley Voice 5-15-2013-Abuse of vulnerable adults
On this edition of Su Valley Voice, KTNA's public affairs program, the topic is the abuse of vulnerable adults: the elderly and mentally ill.
Tue May 14, 2013
Polar Bear Cub Prepares for New Home in New York
Alaska Zoo officials say the cub named Kali will leave Tuesday for the Buffalo Zoo, and it's with a sad heart that Alaskans and the Alaska Zoo say goodbye.