After nearly two decades of debate and planning, the Spenard Road reconstruction project is positioned to receive $13.8 million from a city bond proposal. The municipality's promotional machine is in overdrive.
In 2014, the number of nonresident workers grew by 2 percent, while the number of resident workers grew just 0.4 percent. The percentage of nonresidents who work in Alaska has increased for five years in a row.Annie Zak
Gunnar Knapp, director of the Institute of Social and Economic Research at the University of Alaska Anchorage, talked to Anchorage business people on Monday about the urgency with which lawmakers need to fix the state's budget.Annie Zak
The Alaska International Airport System, the city of Anchorage and the Anchorage Economic Development Corp. announced Thursday that they've joined forces to create the Alaska AeroNexus Alliance.Annie Zak
Alaska oil spill responders have adopted new rules for the rapid use of chemical dispersant but say dispersant will continue to be considered only rarely, when mechanical cleanup is not practical.Dan Joling | Associated Press