Pat Forgey

On the mend

Ruben Pereyra has left the hospital, but his battle with the ravages of flesh-eating bacteria is not over yet.

Pereyra, a Juneau school bus driver... Read more

Language council seen as hope for Native culture

A new Alaska Native Language Council has the potential to bring threatened languages back from the brink of extinction, say experts in the field.

"Our... Read more

Veto may delay Coastal Management startup

A veto by Gov. Sean Parnell of funding for a new Coastal Management program, should voters opt to create one in August, will delay implementation... Read more

Retirement plans could soon get funding increase

Top legislators are saying Alaska needs to put some of its huge savings into its underfunded retirement plans, but have yet to reach agreement on... Read more

European tour: Parnell pitches Alaska overseas

In his first-ever overseas trip in 5 1/2 years in statewide office, Gov. Sean Parnell said he was able to advocate for Alaska's interests in... Read more

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