- Federal regulations shut down Alaska's opiate detox centers Updated: May-01-16 1:20 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Alaska's only residential detox facilities for opiate addiction have closed due to a federal regulation change.
- Drunken driver crashes into Alaska Governor's Mansion Updated: Apr-30-16 6:12 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A suspected drunk driver has been arrested after his truck crashed into the Governor's Mansion, damaging the historic house.
- The Latest: Chenault: Panel plans to hear tax credit bill Updated: Apr-29-16 5:09 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on legislative happenings as Alaska lawmakers continue to meet in extended session (all times local):
- Correction: Alaska-Bear Mauling story Updated: Apr-26-16 4:08 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - In stories April 20 and earlier about the mauling of a University of Alaska Southeast outdoors professor leading students in a mountaineering class, The Associated Press reported erroneously a student had to hike to a different area to get cell reception to call for help. Alaska State Troopers now say the student was seeking a satellite signal not cellphone reception.
- Scientists: Warm water blob may impact salmon forecasts Updated: Apr-26-16 2:11 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A mass of exceptionally warm water in the northeast Pacific Ocean could shake up recent predictions of higher salmon runs in Alaska this year, according to fisheries researchers.
- Man pleads guilty in tribal art scam, others to go to trial Updated: Apr-23-16 11:30 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - Two Juneau shop owners accused of selling fake Alaska Native artwork appeared in court this week, with one accepting a plea agreement and another setting a date for trial.
- Juneau district court judge to retire later this year Updated: Apr-23-16 8:15 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - Sometimes when Keith Levy rounds a corner in the grocery aisle, he'll see someone he's sent to prison. The encounter isn't an awkward one.
- Port Angeles woman who died of measles infection identified Updated: Apr-22-16 3:16 pm
PORT ANGELES, Washington - A Port Angeles, Washington, woman who died in 2015 from a measles infection was the first to have a fatal case of the virus in the U.S. since 2003.
- Juneau entrepreneur looks to sell ocean water to California Updated: Apr-21-16 9:25 am
KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A Juneau entrepreneur is asking the state to approve his plan to collect fresh water from the Pacific Ocean south of Ketchikan and transport it to drought-stricken California.
- The Latest: Students airlifted amid fears of bear's return Updated: Apr-20-16 8:53 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on the mauling of a university professor in Alaska (all times local):
- Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center to implement new fees Updated: Apr-20-16 9:04 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - The U.S. Forest Service will start charging visitors for access to certain areas at the Mendenhall Glacier starting May 1.
- Judge rejects Alaska Democrats' lawsuit over primary process Updated: Apr-19-16 9:36 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - A superior court judge has dismissed a lawsuit brought by the Alaska Democratic Party over the state denying the party's request to allow candidates not affiliated with a political party to run in the Democratic primary.
- Report: Pilot changed course to avoid clouds before crash Updated: Apr-15-16 10:24 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - The pilot of a commuter plane that crashed in southeast Alaska had said he was going to take an alternate route due to cloudy weather before the plane went down, according to a preliminary accident report.
- Cruise ship group: City's statue plans are misuse of fees Updated: Apr-13-16 7:46 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - A life-sized whale statue has Juneau in hot water after a cruise ship association alleged it's a symbol of the Alaska city's misuse of millions in fees paid by visitors.
- The Latest: City denies misusing cruise ship visitor fees Updated: Apr-13-16 6:45 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on a lawsuit over Juneau's usage of fees collected from the cruise industry (all times local):
- Delta to end year-round service in Juneau Updated: Apr-12-16 10:19 am
JUNEAU, Alaska - Delta Airlines says it will no longer offer flights from Juneau in the fall and winter months because demand from Alaska residents at those times is low.
- Alaska Senate approves criminal justice overhaul bill Updated: Apr-10-16 1:28 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - With just days left in the legislative session, the state House is set to consider a bill that would make sweeping changes to Alaska's criminal justice system.
- The Latest: 1 survivor, 3 dead in Alaska plane crash Updated: Apr-08-16 8:32 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Latest on the crash of a small commuter airplane Friday in southeast Alaska (all times local):
- University system braces for cuts as lawmakers weigh budget Updated: Apr-08-16 2:02 pm
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The University of Alaska will lose hundreds of jobs under two budget scenarios presented by President Jim Johnson and the final number depends on whether the legislature adopts a Senate or House spending plan.
- State Capitol work to begin after scheduled end of session Updated: Apr-06-16 6:18 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - Work is scheduled to begin on the next phase of the state Capitol renovation the day after this legislative session is set to end.
- State Judicial Council recommends 4 for high court vacancy Updated: Apr-03-16 12:51 pm
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Alaska Judicial Council has recommended four finalists for the vacancy on the Alaska Supreme Court.