| Apr 14, 2012
| 1:08 PM
An in-depth look at some of the key bills remaining as the legislative session ends Sunday.
House Speaker Mike Chenault opposes a rewritten version of his bill to advance an in-state natural gas pipeline project.
| Apr 15, 2012
| 12:48 PM
House and Senate negotiators have reached agreement on their differences in the state operating budget.
On Saturday night, they agreed to the Senate's approach to funding Alaska Performance scholarships for this year's graduates.
| Apr 15, 2012
| 9:30 PM
House and Senate negotiators have agreed on a bill establishing a long-term funding source for student scholarships.
The bill, as described, strikes a provision added in the Senate that would let students who take a high school equivalency exam...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 2:59 PM
Democratic challenger Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins of Sitka has unseated incumbent state Rep. Bill Thomas of Haines, retaining an initial lead in a recount completed Monday according to state officials.
Gail Fenumiai, director of the state Division of...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Rep. Bill Thomas holds a two-vote lead over political newcomer Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins in a Southeast Alaska House race, with margins in a few close Anchorage races also changing.
The razor-thin margin was announced Tuesday, as election officials...
| Mar 26, 2010
| 4:32 PM
From the Miami Herald: Requiring each American to have health insurance -- a concept called the ``individual mandate'' -- was created by a conservative economist in the 1980s... Mark V. Pauly, a free-market economist at the University of Pennsylvania,...
| Sep 30, 2010
| 2:05 PM
In a tough economy, some small business owners are searching every avenue for a business loan. They're even going online and out of state.
What happens though, when the lender seemingly disappears with your deposit?
Crystal Tuttle has been grooming pets...