The Alaska Board of Game has approved shooting grizzly bears at some black bear bait stations.
Democratic and Republicans leaders reached a deal late Wednesday that clears the way for a Senate vote on passage of a $109 billion bill to overhaul federal highway and transit programs.
A state Senate committee approved proposed changes March 2 to the state’s oil and gas production tax as part of an effort to attract more industry investment in declining North Slope fields.
After more than a full year of “work,” Alaska lawmakers are now saying they may be short on time in their efforts to change the oil tax laws.
The hallways in Juneau were empty last week with legislators gone to the annual Energy Council meetings in Washington, D.C., or home to their districts to meet with constituents and take a break.
JUNEAU (AP) — Mitt Romney won the Alaska GOP’s presidential preference poll March 6, edging out Rick Santorum in a race Romney won handily four years ago.
Mitt Romney won the Alaska GOP's presidential preference poll Tuesday, edging out Rick Santorum in a race Romney won handily four years ago.
Alaska Republicans will be voting Tuesday on their choice for the party's presidential nominee.
The Senate Resources Committee approved proposed changes late Friday to the state's oil and gas production tax, as part of an effort to attract more industry investment in declining North Slope fields.
The Alaska Legislature is taking a breather this week, after reaching the halfway point of the 90-day session.