- Police in Juneau will upgrade to collapsible baton model Updated: Jul-05-15 1:23 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Police in Juneau kept their old school batons longer than many departments in the country, but they now plan to replace the straight stick model with collapsible steel batons this fall.
- Body found near Juneau may belong to overboard crew member Updated: Jul-05-15 12:22 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say human remains found Friday near Juneau appear to be those of a cruise ship crew member who went overboard south of Douglas Island.
- Coast Guard suspends Alaska search for overboard crew member Updated: Jul-03-15 9:46 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The Coast Guard has suspended a search for a cruise ship crew member who was reported overboard off Alaska.
- Governor's office moves from Capitol amid renovation work Updated: Jul-01-15 7:48 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Members of Gov. Bill Walker's administration have moved their offices from the third floor of the state Capitol to an office building a block away in Juneau.
- Juneau airport ready to use resurfaced runway Updated: Jul-01-15 1:23 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A runway resurfacing project years in the making has recently been completed at Juneau International Airport.
- Alaska governor signs first tax increase in 10 years Updated: Jun-29-15 3:26 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska is facing the first tax increase in a decade after Governor Bill Walker signed the measure into law on Saturday morning.
- Coast Guard rescues 3 stranded boaters in Favorite Channel Updated: Jun-29-15 7:07 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Coast Guard rescued three stranded boaters from a small island in Favorite Channel.
- Large Alaska tribe to boycott FedEx for its NFL sponsorship Updated: Jun-27-15 5:56 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska's largest tribe is boycotting FedEx until the company pulls its sponsorship from the Washington, D.C. NFL team or that team changes its name.
- Governor's Mansion in Juneau under renovation Updated: Jun-24-15 2:18 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Governor's Mansion in Juneau is losing the last of its lead-based paint as part of the final phase of renovations by the Department of Administration.
- Correction: Chuitna Coal-Water Rights story Updated: Jun-23-15 7:33 pm
HOMER, Alaska - In a story June 22 about a water rights debate over a proposed coal mine, The Associated Press reported erroneously the radio station providing the information and the dateline for the story. The station is KBBI and the dateline is Homer, Alaska, not KTOO in Juneau, Alaska.
- Businesses want more recreation at Tongass National Forest Updated: Jun-19-15 5:20 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A group of 49 business owners in southeast Alaska wants the federal government to put devote more funding into recreation opportunities at the Tongass National Forest.
- Bill seeking creation of Native corporations in Congress Updated: Jun-19-15 4:53 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Congress is picking up a bill that would create corporations for residents of five southeast Alaska communities left out of a landmark land settlement decades ago.
- Alaska film tax credit program coming to an end Updated: Jun-16-15 7:46 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - It's a wrap for Alaska's film tax credit program.
- Jury acquits gun shop owner in wrongful death lawsuit Updated: Jun-16-15 3:14 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Jurors say a gun shop owner is not responsible for the death of a man killed by a gun he says was stolen by a fugitive.
- Man departs in skiff as police search home for drugs Updated: Jun-14-15 5:16 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - A man suspected of operating a large marijuana-growing operation in Juneau, Alaska, cursed a police officer who tried to question him and drove off in a skiff, according to Juneau police.
- Drop in wolf population on Prince of Wales Island Updated: Jun-12-15 12:28 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The wolf population on Prince of Wales Island has declined 60 percent in a one-year period.
- Alaska Coast Guard rescues 4 men who abandoned sinking boat Updated: Jun-12-15 4:40 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - A Coast Guard helicopter team rescued four men from their sinking fishing boat off Alaska in dramatic fashion, after they plunged into the choppy ocean waters.
- Winners, losers from Alaska's legislative session Updated: Jun-11-15 10:55 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The state of Alaska avoided a partial shutdown of state government when both chambers of the Legislature on Thursday passed a compromise budget. If Gov. Bill Walker signs off on the $5 billion operating budget, it means more than 10,000 state workers won't get pink slips at the beginning of July.
- Gastineau Apartments owners ordered to tear down property Updated: Jun-11-15 8:53 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - A demolition order has been issued for the crumbling Gastineau Apartments that have sat vacant in Juneau since a 2012 fire.
- Juneau fighting unpermitted signs at seasonal shops downtown Updated: Jun-09-15 3:16 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A senior city planner says Juneau's downtown seasonal storefronts are peppered with illegal signs that constitute what one official calls "visual pollution."
- Halibut bycatch limit reduced by 25 percent in Bering Sea Updated: Jun-08-15 12:51 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The North Pacific Fishery Management Council is asking pollock and cod trawlers in the Bering Sea to cut halibut bycatch by a fourth.