The Alaska Federation of Natives Convention is back in Fairbanks.
It will be the first time since 2010 that the annual Alaska Native gathering will be held in the Golden Heart City and just the fourth time overall.
The situation didn’t look good for Nikiski midway through the third quarter of the First National Bowl small-schools state championship football game against Monroe Catholic on Saturday, but 20 unanswered points later, Nikiski won its fourth state football championship and was feeling pretty high and mighty at Anchorage Football Stadium.
Central Peninsula Hospital is expected to edge closer to the specialty healthcare business on Tuesday when the Kenai Borough Assembly introduces a resolution to sell $43 million in bonds to finance the expansion.
The importance of subsistence in Alaska was reinforced in a September congressional hearing, but so were the challenges in managing fish and game populations with that in mind.
The U.S. Senate Energy and Commerce Committee held a hearing Sept.