The United States Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG) will release a new report, â€œFollowing the Money 2012: How the 50 States Rate in Providing Online Access to Government Spending Data,â€ evaluating each state on how well it provides spending information online and assigning them with â€œAâ€ to â€œFâ€ letter grades.
In partnership with the Bureau of Indian Affairs and Alaska Communication Systems (ACS) the 6th annual Heritage and Cultural Tourism Conference will be held in Sitka, Alaska from March 26-28, 2012 in Harrigan Centennial Hall.
SITKA, Feb. 29, 2012 â€” March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, a good time to consider your risk and whether you need colorectal cancer screening.
Public encouraged to comment on SB 192 Tuesday and Wednesday Evening
For a week in March at the Anchorage Museum, Unangax (Aleut) master artists Patricia Lekanoff-Gregory and Michael Livingston will demonstrate the endangered art of bentwood hat making and share their knowledge with apprentices from their home communities.
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is seeking public comments on a proposed land exchange between the Tetlin National Wildlife Refuge (Tetlin Refuge) and The Conservation Fund (TCF). The proposed land exchange would remove one potential barrier to construction of the Alaska Pipeline Project (APP), while providing the National Wildlife Refuge System with a […]
Nearly 300 Anchorage-area students, ranging from sixth grade to college-level, will participate in this nationwide celebration today to express thanks to the community for its support of Alaskaâ€™s federally funded TRiO programs.
The Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Subsistence Regional Advisory Council will meet February 23 at the Bethel Moravian Church Fellowship Hall in Bethel. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m.
KETCHIKAN, Alaskaâ€”Ketchikan-Misty Fiords District Ranger Jeff DeFreest is acting immediately to protect eulachon stocks in waters that flow into District 1 due to anticipated low eulachon returns in 2012.