After a number of people voiced concerns about the state’s salmon hatcheries, the Board of Fisheries has decided to dedicate a committee to learn more about them.
King salmon runs to the Susitna River aren’t looking good for 2018, leading to closures in both the commercial fisheries and sportfisheries of Upper Cook Inlet.
The state is targeting sea otters because of concerns about their growing population.
House Bill 321 keeps services running until ordinary budget passes Legislature.
Health insurer Premera Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alaska is planning a multimillion-dollar investment into Alaska’s mental health and rural health care service.
Warming temperatures may force a move for Alaska’s hoary marmot, lecturer says.
Advocates are pushing for a bill that would give people with disabilities more say in state services.
The state is moving forward with a plan to reorganize Medicaid services for certain individuals with mental health and substance use disorders.
Former state Senator Mike Dunleavy is out touring the state, rounding up support for his gubernatorial bid.