Mark D. Miller

First cruise ship arrives in still-snowy, rainy Juneau

It may have snowed in Juneau on Tuesday, but for the capital city’s tourism industry, summer is already here.

The Panama-flagged Carnival Miracle made port... Read more

Invasive species response bill advances

A bill crafted to address outbreaks of invasive aquatic species in Sitka and other locations around the state moved ahead in the Alaska House of... Read more

A tablet for every Alaskan student and teacher?

Top officials from the Alaska Association of School Boards testified Monday afternoon in front of two senators on a subcommittee delegated by the Senate Finance... Read more

Chenault: 'Voters have spoken' on coastal management

Although some legislators remain interested in authorizing a state coastal zone management program, a year and a half after the former program expired amidst disagreement... Read more

Resolution calls for Alaska food working group

The House Economic Development, Trade and Tourism Committee unanimously moved a resolution out of committee Thursday that would call on Gov. Sean Parnell to create... Read more

Water rate hike at Juneau cruise docks gets OK’d

The board of directors for Docks and Harbors approved an increase in the tariff charged for water at city-owned cruise docks in downtown Juneau at... Read more

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