James Brooks, Alaska Beacon
Members of the Senate’s coalition majority say they don’t expect changes to the system before the 2024 election, but others aren’t sure.
Commissioner Tamika Ledbetter’s resignation was announced in an email from the governor’s office Tuesday afternoon.
The idea from Sen. James Kaufman, R-Anchorage, was encouraged by a bipartisan, bicameral group.
Heidi Drygas will replace Jake Metcalfe as executive director of the Alaska State Employees Association.
Troopers say a family member of Mary Fulp presented responding troopers with a written court order they said was signed by a state judge.
Dunleavy said there are many reasons for optimism in Alaska during his State of the State address, calling for it to be the "most pro-life" state in the U.S.
The members of the House’s Bush Caucus explain how and why they flipped control of the chamber.
Jude Pate is also the first justice to come from Southeast Alaska since 2013.
"Fiscal stability" is No. 1, but specifics are hard to come by as the group gets organized.
The 33rd Legislature convenes Jan. 17, and lawmakers have already begun prefiling items for public consideration.
Laura Hartz and Christina Rankin were appointed by the governor after a six-month application and vetting process.
A bipartisan supermajority in the Senate, plus close margins in the House, means controversial bills on social issues will face major obstacles.
University of Alaska will gain a plot of land that’s half the size of Rhode Island under new federal budget law
A clause in the new law, written by Sen. Lisa Murkowski, would give the university 360,000 acres in the next four years.
The Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority has earmarked money for lawsuits and other work in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Juneau’s Telephone Hill neighborhood is home to Alaska’s oldest still-in-use house, built in 1882.
Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s salary, set by a state board, is the 862nd highest below the manager of the Bethel airport.
Laura Stidolph, formerly GCI's government affairs manager, will be Gov. Mike Dunleavy's chief liaison between the executive branch and the legislative branch.
A one-month difference in Jennie Armstrong’s arrival in Alaska could decide whether she serves in the Legislature.
Wasilla Republican Rep. David Eastman had been accused of violating the Alaska Constitution’s disloyalty clause with his Oath Keepers membership.
The Department of Health has 1,442 full-time employees and a $950 million budget, the second-largest among state agencies.