Business

The Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities is proposing a landing fee at the Deadhorse Airport, the aviation hub for the North Slope's oil industry, and some stakeholders aren't pleased with the idea.

Jeannette Lee Falsey
Record crowds turned out to taste and vote on the latest seafood products debuted last Saturday at the 22nd annual Alaska Symphony of Seafood. Laine Welch
Some of the odds may be stacked against victims who report workplace sexual harassment. But employees have the right to a harassment-free work place, and employers who retaliate against victims for reporting can make things very painful -- for themselves.Lynne Curry

A new office tower going up in Midtown Anchorage is making the most of its location -- right by the Chester Creek greenbelt.

Sean Doogan
The building, taking shape at 725 E. Fireweed Lane, will employ high-tech windows that dim automatically to cut glare and reduce summer solar heating, computer-controlled LED interior lights, a Space Age gel for insulation and light diffuser panels made with microscopic chips of silicon. Sean Doogan
For parents, caring for a newborn can be a draining, trying process. Enter the night nanny -- a caregiver who takes care of the baby's overnight needs, giving parents some much-needed nocturnal respite.Jill Burke
Originally slated to open this Sunday, Krispy Kreme said it has not yet broken ground on an Alaska franchise.Sean Doogan
A group of investors that gathered in Anchorage Monday said they were concerned but cautiously optimistic about Alaska's ability to weather the latest oil price drop, especially when compared to the dark economic days of the mid-1980s.Sean Doogan
A midlevel manager is reluctant to participate in her new company's practice of subjecting employees suspected of theft to a walk of shame -- complete with handcuffs and gawking customers.Lynne Curry
With the U.S. dollar strong and farmed salmon flooding into the U.S. from countries like Norway and Chile, it's driving down the price of salmon fishing permits in Alaska, which is good news for those who buy, sell and trade permits and quota shares.Laine Welch