A Kenai Peninsula resident known for his habitat advocacy has applied to be on Alaska's Board of Fisheries.
Robert Ruffner, outgoing founder and executive director of the Soldotna-based Kenai Watershed Forum, applied for the board in February.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - A Senate committee has advanced legislation that would eliminate daylight saving time and allow for consideration of another time zone in Alaska.
The bill would exempt Alaskans from advancing their clocks each spring.
When Alaska constitutional delegate Ralph Rivers spoke in 1956 on the duties of the Judicial Council empowered by the then-new state constitution for choosing members of the state government’s judicial branch, he described it as a way of finding “the tallest timber” — that is, the most quali...