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JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - Gov. Bill Walker has proposed restoring full service for the state ferry system next year and adding back partial funding for community and regional jails in budget amendments released on Wednesday.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 10:53pm

FAIRBANKS (AP) - Hundreds of people gathered in Fairbanks to remember George Attla Jr., the legendary Athabascan sprint racing champion who died over the weekend at age 81.

Wed, 02/18/2015 - 8:22pm

The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District will hold a public pool use meetings as well as a public budget meeting today in the Soldotna High School Library. The pool use meeting begins at 5:00 p.m. The public budget meeting begins at 5:30 p.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:58pm

If the Alaska Department of Fish and Game's preseason forecast for the early run of chinook salmon on the Kenai River proves to be accurate, it will be the second lowest run on the river in 30 years.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:59pm

After two years of testing, Alaska Department of Fish and Game managers have decided to move the sonar site used to count the Kenai River's king salmon runs. Currently, Fish and Game uses a king salmon sonar site at river mile 8.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:59pm

While Soldotna's fiscal climate is becoming tight, the actual climate is providing some relief. Due to a lack of snow, the city of Soldotna is currently under budget for its snow removal service.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:58pm

KOTZEBUE (AP) - In temperatures slightly higher than Washington, D.C.'s, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell got a firsthand look Monday at the effect of climate change on an Alaska coastal community.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 10:58pm

Wednesday 1:00 p.m. The House Judiciary Committee will sponsor a public hearing to discuss HB 5 Conservator of Protected Persons, Confirmation Hearing: Dr.

Tue, 02/17/2015 - 6:27pm

Due to new laws and other factors, this tax season has caused surprises for some taxpayers. While there are many questions about filing 2014 returns, there are just as many people and organizations trying to help answer them.

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