| May 13, 2010
This month's Fund the Future winner is a Juneau seventh-grader who doesn't wait for a lesson plan to teach him about the world.
No one taught Quinn White how to ride a unicycle; he learns things on his own.
"It took me about two weeks to get it down,"...
| Jun 27, 2010
As if marriage weren't crazy enough, every year couples say "I do" in exotic, unusual and, yes, even strange places and situations. There was the couple who had elephants as attendants. There was a twosome who wanted to be married underwater. There was...
| Jun 27, 2010
Camp Jabulani, South Africa: http://www.relaischateaux.com
Ultimate USA Weddings, http://www.ultimateusaweddings.com
Inn at Aberdeen, Valparaiso, Ind.: http://www.innataberdeen.com
Pearson's Pond, Juneau, Alaska: http://www.pearsonspond.com
| Mar 18, 2011
| 1:32 PM
Several state lawmakers are heading to Anchorage this weekend to meet with constituents and continue a debate over whether the state should reduce taxes on the oil industry.
The Anchorage Caucus will meet at the Loussac Library at 10:00 am Saturday to...
| Mar 22, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Alaska Senate's Labor and Commerce Committee forwarded legislation that would enact a health exchange out of committee on Tuesday, though questions remained over how necessary the legislation would be.
The measure by Sen. Hollis French, a Democrat...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 4:49 PM
“Eskimo Star” Gala Book Signing, 6-9 p.m., Tuesday, 6-9 p.m., Anchorage Museum. Screenings of clips from “Robinson Crusoe of Clipper Island” and “How Death Was Cheated in the Great Race to Nome.” ...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Legislation has been introduced to turn a decommissioned Coast Guard cutter into a museum.
U.S. Sens. Mark Begich and Lisa Murkowski introduced legislation Tuesday to turn the STORIS into a privately-funded museum in Juneau. Congressman Don Young...
| 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...