At the start, before Mark Avery’s spectacular fall from his Anchorage aviation empire, he was working with a medevac operator and pilot who had extensive experience and a contract with a major rural Alaska health care provider.
The Alaska Court System will likely see hundreds of requests for interpreting services this year, and that volume has staff looking to technology to streamline what can become a complex and costly process.Hope Miller
Alaska campaign finance regulators will privately consider whether to fine two independent political groups tied to Gov. Bill Walker’s deputy chief of staff for actions that prevented contributors from being revealed.Alex DeMarban
The chief of the Barrow Volunteer Fire Department, a nephew of state Rep. Ben Nageak, was fatally shot in an incident involving a North Slope Borough police officer early Wednesday, according to borough officials.Chris Klint