The Rasmuson Foundation has opened the application process for its annual Individual Artist Awards grant program with more substantial awards this year. The foundation has increased the amount of money to be awarded to Alaska-based artists for the first time since the program’s inception in 2004. Individual Artist awards are designed to support Alaska artists in 10 artistic disciplines at various stages of their career and creative development, and are available in three categories.

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Home invasion, shooting reported in Soldotna

Alaska State Troopers and Central Emergency Services responded to a reported home invasion and shooting incident Sunday night in Soldotna. Read more

Consultant raises concerns about Alaska gas project

JUNEAU — A legislative consultant has raised red flags about Alaska taking the lead on a major proposed liquefied natural gas project, even as Gov. Bill Walker has said he is comfortable with it.

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