(AP) — The Senate Finance Committee has advanced its rewrite of the state capital budget, including $43 million for a new school in Kivalina.
Officials at the University of Alaska are trying to cope with nearly $17 million in budget cuts.
Every month that Gregory Zbylut pays $1,300 toward his law school loans is another month of not qualifying for a decent mortgage.
It will cost University of Alaska System students a little more to attend class next fall.
Next summer, 24 students from the North Slope will travel to the Pacific Northwest through the GeoFORCE Alaska program.
Molly Yerkes, the principal at Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School in Juneau, was surprised with an unrestricted $25,000 Milken Educator Award at a school-wide assembly.