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Alaska’s conservative management, combined with the grace of Mother Nature, is swelling the abundance of two of the state’s largest and most important fisheries.

Laine Welch
A reader whose manager looked through a personal iPad wants to sue for computer trespass. But Lynne Curry says if  employers can show a business justification for such a search, they may use that to successfully defend themselves.Lynne Curry
When schools and community groups work together, great things can happen. In Anchorage, businesses have provided data experts to help a dedicated group of nonprofits evaluate student performance and identify weak spots in the K-12 student learning pipeline.Andrew Halcro
As it maps a recovery plan following a failed launch in late August from its rocket range in Kodiak, the Alaska Aerospace Corp. continues to study expansion plans to handle larger rockets capable of carrying payloads nearly three times larger than those in the past. Dermot Cole
A reader writes: After reading about the man who says he got fired for talking to the media about the Palin family, I wonder -- do I have a wrongful termination lawsuit against an employer who fired me for talking about my supervisor?Lynne Curry
The national wireless giant arrives as Alaska Communications is still recovering financially from a July earthquake that severed one of its undersea fiber optic cables. Meanwhile, it also now loses roaming fees it collected from Verizon mobile customers using its network.Pat Forgey
Uber -- the company that lets you order and pay for a car ride via smartphone app -- began operating in Anchorage on Wednesday night over the objections of taxi companies and questions about whether it conforms to municipal code.Sean Doogan
Alaska government and industry officials came away from a four-day trip to Asia last week with a hopeful outlook for the future of the state's long-sought Alaska LNG project.Alex DeMarban
To show off the locally made products available to Alaska homebuilders and house hunters, a new Anchorage home was built with a challenge: Incorporate as many made-in-Alaska products as possible.Sean Doogan
An oil tanker left Valdez on Friday with a crude oil shipment bound not for the U.S. West Coast but for South Korea, the first export shipment of Alaska oil in a decade.Dermot Cole

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