Alaska’s elite nordic skiers face tough decisions on European World Cup

With the week-to-week travel required for the World Cup circuit, there’s no way for skiing to follow the “bubble” model that was successfully implemented by the NBA.

READ MORE

Alaska is down thousands of oil and gas jobs as the pandemic continues to squash demand

Job numbers in the state’s oil and gas industry haven’t been this low for more than 30 years.

READ MORE

Juneau Assembly lines up final CARES Act programs ahead of deadline

Three big programs are competing for what remains of the city’s CARES Act money: direct payments, business grants and housing and utility assistance.

READ MORE

With deadline looming, Dunleavy and legislative leaders exchange letters on a potential special session

A law passed in March extended the governor’s disaster declaration until Nov. 15. Health care and municipal organizations recently urged another extension, saying the declaration is needed to allow them to better respond to the pandemic. 

READ MORE