JUNEAU - This week, Bill Walker became the 13th governor of Alaska. Or the 11th. Or 16th. Depends on how you count.
As it turns out, the state of Alaska doesn't appear to have an official way of counting governors and their terms.
ANCHORAGE (AP) - When NASA's new state-of-the-art space capsule returns from its first orbit of the Earth, a Navy ship carrying the name of Alaska's largest city will be there to pluck it out of the ocean.
FAIRBANKS (AP) - Alaska Native municipal leaders are worried that a state law legalizing recreational use of marijuana could lead to more substance abuse and make it difficult for employers to keep drug-free workplaces.