The traditional holiday open house at the Alaska governor’s mansion doubled as an inaugural event for Gov. Mike Dunleavy, who took office just last week.
Saturday is the deadline for the governor to submit a proposal.
The tubing area will open Saturday and Sunday at the ski hill north of Anchorage.
Last winter’s ‘remarkable’ shortage of ice in the Bering Sea added to the warming that is a factor in the blooms, scientists said.
The preliminary estimates include everything from repairing major damage such as crumbling walls to cleaning up flooding to replacing classroom materials such as computers.
Going from hypervigilance to complacency takes about three years. Before that happens, let’s prepare for the next big Alaska quake.
The Professional Conduct Unit also collected information on prison drug-smuggling rings.
The state division of occupational safety is investigating the death, an official said.
Columnist Steve Meyer fears the perception that hunters need high-tech gear will scare off neophytes who simply want to engage in the outdoors and bring home some healthy meat.
Classes will resume on Wednesday, Dec. 19.
Revenue Commissioner Bruce Tangeman and Natural Resources Commissioner Corri Feige joined the corporation’s board of trustees this week.
Alaska students don’t measure up when it comes to nationwide standards. The Legislature needs to do more for schools.