A new report offers reasons why Alaska would benefit by buying pipeline builder TransCanada out of the Alaska LNG project, including that it would make an extra $7.4 billion over two decades of operation.
Alex DeMarban
The U.S. reached an agreement Monday on a massive trade deal with 11 Pacific Rim countries that could have a major impact on Alaskan seafood exports.
Erica Martinson
A Bethel janitor and father who preyed on the friends of his daughters and girls in the commercial building where he worked will likely spend the rest of his life in prison for sexually abusing a dozen girls.
Lisa Demer
Closing arguments were presented Monday in Anchorage federal court as the trial against Southwest Alaska mine operator James Slade neared its conclusion.
Jerzy Shedlock
A juvenile has been charged in connection with the July death of 18-year-old Alex Yu outside a Spenard club, though the details of the charges aren't being released.
Megan Edge
About 40 people attended the opening of what is expected to be a month-long hearing in which four men convicted of a 1997 murder will argue that they should be declared innocent and set free.CommentaryDermot Cole
Wasilla’s Grape Tap just resolved a licensing problem that threatened to shutter the only wine bar in a city known more for strip malls and Sarah Palin than oenophiles. Mat-SuZaz Hollander
 Alaska State Troopers say the 49-year-old Wasilla man was sheep hunting when he fell down the popular Mat-Su peak.   Alaska NewsMegan Edge
Police departments in Alaska are implementing body cameras following a national trend to make law enforcement interactions with the public more transparent.Crime & JusticeJerzy Shedlock

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Lynne Curry: When an absentee supervisor creates havoc

Help! I'm in rural Alaska, and my Anchorage-based supervisor has short-timer syndrome. And since I can't don't have the authority to approve trips or new hires, her negligence is really hurting my team.Lynne Curry

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