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Officials say the state might have to repay tens of millions of dollars to the federal government if it wants to kick the Juneau Access Road and the Knik Arm Crossing to the curb.  


Alex DeMarban
Ravens' Roost, a co-housing project in Anchorage intended to promote neighborly ties through shared amenities and common spaces, has locked up a development deal to begin construction, allowing the project to move forward.Michelle Theriault Boots
For some students in rural Alaska, connecting the dots between schoolwork and a future career can be a challenge. But one aviation company is trying to spread the word that working hard in school can lead to a rewarding job flying Alaska's skies.Sean Doogan
“Do I simply work with jerks, or are employees not giving gifts any more to each other, even though we spend almost as much time with each other as we do with our families?”Lynne Curry
In a rare bit of good financial news for Gov. Bill Walker and state budget writers, the soaring health care costs of recent years appear to have leveled off. Next year, they're even projected to go down slightly.Pat Forgey
A project to truck gas to Fairbanks from Alaska's North Slope may be in peril as anticipated costs are coming up higher than expected, as presented recently to the Alaska Industrial Development and Export Authority board.Alan Bailey | Petroleum News
A Soldotna woman was arrested Saturday for allegedly driving drunk with three children in a minivan, according to Alaska State Troopers.Alaska Dispatch News
A moderate snowfall was snarling traffic in Anchorage Sunday, with more snow expected in the Anchorage Bowl overnight.Alaska Dispatch News
One person was injured after being shot in the torso on a downtown sidewalk early Sunday, Anchorage police said.Alaska Dispatch News
A number of studies point to an unmistakable warming trend across the Arctic as sea ice thins or disappears, and it was a hot topic at the American Geophysical Union's fall meeting in San Francisco.Ned Rozell