Ravn begins flights between Bristol Bay and Anchorage

Feb 23rd 10:15 am By Avery Lill

Passengers express hope that more competition will bring down airfare


Statewide Stories

Opinion: Federal budget-makers think Alaska's too rich to deserve funding

February 23rd 9:01 am

This week, Alaska got a shocking glimpse into how deep the disconnect really is between the state and the current federal administration. In the proposed federal budget, released by President Donald Trump's administration last week, there are cuts to many [...]

Opinion: The true economic cost of uncertainty

February 23rd 9:00 am

Posturing and rigidity by members of the Alaska Legislature has cost the private economy perhaps half a billion dollars a year in investment that could have sped recovery from the recession, according to a new report. Business people have said for two years [...]

Area teams gearing up for regional tournaments

February 23rd 8:54 am

The Class 1A teams throughout the Northwest Arctic and North Slope school districts will officially kick off their quests to earn berths in the upcoming ASAA state basketball tournament this coming weekend when they compete in regional tournaments. The top [...]

Opinion: Fake or real? Critical reading and research keep us from spreading propaganda

February 16th 1:14 pm

This Monday we, as a state and a nation, will celebrate Presidents Day, a day many in America feel more conflicted about than they usually would, given the tumultuous nature of the current political climate in this country. Chances are good that on Monday, [...]

Opinion: Lawmakers need to set scandals aside, get down to critical business

February 9th 6:11 pm

The revolving door of resigning rural legislators continues this week with the news that Bethel lawmaker Rep. Zach Fansler was accused of slapping a woman in his hotel room. Fansler resigned Friday, though criminal charges had not been filed when he made the [...]

Most Popular Stories

Alaska Patriot sunk, now Coast Guard seeks fines

February 23rd 9:24 am

As a result of recent charges, vessel's owner could face penalties of $155,000

Ravn begins flights between Bristol Bay and Anchorage

February 23rd 9:15 am

Passengers express hope that more competition will bring down airfare

Anacortes delegation travels to Unalaska

February 23rd 9:27 am

Visitors urge city council to save stranded trawler

Proposed budget includes deep cuts for fisheries programs

February 23rd 9:23 am

The Trump Administration's $4.4 trillion federal budget for next year takes some mean whacks to programs that affect fisheries. Off the top, the spending plan unveiled on Feb. 12 cuts the budget for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) [...]

Opinion: Recall sponsors ask voters to decide whether Kelty's actions were unethical

February 23rd 9:23 am

In December 2017, a group of 10 Unalaska citizens filed a petition to recall Mayor Frank Kelty on the grounds of violating his office by attempting to broker a Preferential Use Agreement with Matson for the Unalaska Marine Center.  The recall petition was [...]

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