Alaska News

A season of danger on the Kuskokwim ice road and its branches isn’t over yet.

Lisa Demer
From malls in Hawaii to a luxe office tower in Manhattan, the Alaska Permanent Fund Corp. has amassed a surprising collection of real estate. Its latest new market? Europe.Jeannette Lee Falsey
The Alaska state Senate passed a marijuana crime bill without a proposed amendment that would have made marijuana concentrates illegal in 2017.Laurel Andrews
A nearly $2.3 million loan from the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority will provide long-term financing of a new building along the Palmer-Wasilla Highway that already houses a Petco store.Zaz Hollander
Former U.S. Sen. Mark Begich's new consulting business, started up after he lost his bid for re-election last year, has a new client -- a top law firm that represents American Indian and Alaska Native tribes. Alex DeMarban
Anchorage police said a woman was stabbed multiple times in the hip and thigh with a broken mirror at a Muldoon trailer park Sunday, but the wounds were not life-threatening. Alaska Dispatch News
Ten weeks into the 13-week session, some legislators are still wrestling with the names of their colleagues, from Millett to Wielechowski to Vazquez.Nathaniel Herz
Two former Anchorage mayors, Rick Mystrom and Mark Begich, will preside over a televised debate of the current crop of mayoral candidates on the eve of the municipal election next week.Devin Kelly
Attorneys for the group behind the proposed Pebble Mine want to force an Internet services provider to preserve emails from a former U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employee and an attorney who has represented Pebble critics.Associated Press
The federal estimate of the number of beluga whales in Alaska's Cook Inlet increased slightly in 2014, but researchers conclude the population remains in danger of extinction.Dan Joling