The Juneau School District is seeking $17 million to $20 million in state money to help upgrade the former Marie Drake Middle School -- before a bill which would block those funds could go into effect.
Disagreements over the state's operating budget continue to keep lawmakers in Juneau past the 90-day session. Members of the Senate Finance Committee spoke out Tuesday for the first time since the session was extended Sunday night.
Major conservative political groups are stepping into the Anchorage mayor’s race. The May 5 runoff between Amy Demboski and Ethan Berkowitz is drawing increasing attention from state and national organizations hoping to influence local politics.