Rashah McChesney

JUNEAU— A bill expanding legal protections for animals in domestic violence situations has passed the Alaska House and is headed for the Senate.

While the bill... Read more

Debate on oil tax credits slows progress in state House

JUNEAU — A looming fight over the state’s oil and gas tax credits is coming to a head in the state House as it majority... Read more

Additional bill restricting Planned Parenthood in schools introduced

JUNEAU — Two Wasilla Republicans are working to limit special interest groups like Planned Parenthood from teaching in Alaska’s public schools.

Republican Rep. Lynn Gattis introduced... Read more

Lawmakers move rewrite of Walker's fisheries tax bill

JUNEAU — A House fisheries committee advanced a rewrite of Gov. Bill Walker’s fisheries tax bill on Tuesday, diverting half of the potential revenue into... Read more

Kasilof River sees big personal use sockeye salmon harvest

JUNEAU — Fishermen harvested nearly 533,000 salmon in Cook Inlet personal-use fisheries last year and the Kasilof River saw its highest sockeye salmon harvest to... Read more

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