Nome man charged with heroin possession loses marijuana handler’s permit

Main Street in Nome, Alaska. (Photo courtesy Jerzy Strzelecki via WikiCommons) The Alaska Marijuana Control Board on Wednesday unanimously voted to revoke Quincy Iyatunguk’s marijuana handler’s … Continue reading

New research in urban Alaska and the Yukon will examine natural hazards in a changing climate

The Swan Lake Fire on Wednesday, June 12, 2019. (Photo by Kale Casey/Alaska Division of Forestry) Climate change is having wide-ranging, visible impacts in Alaska. … Continue reading

Future of Alaska ferry Malaspina in question as state consigns ship to ‘long-term layup’

Passengers disembark the ferry Malaspina in Skagway during its 50th anniversary sailing. (Photo by Mikko Wilson/360 North) One of Alaska’s original ferries is being taken … Continue reading

Sealaska shareholders have dividends to spend. With reduced ferries, it’s tough to shop.

Sealaska Plaza, the corporation’s headquarters. (Photo via KCAW) Sealaska Corp. announced its biggest dividend in decades to shareholders with ties to Southeast Alaska. Thousands of them live … Continue reading