Governor Bill Walker earlier this year empowered the Southeast Conference to look for solutions to the Alaska Marine Highway’s ongoing problems. Robert Venables explains how.
An effort to restructure the Alaska Marine Highway System begins Aug. 20 at a summit in Anchorage.
The state and a regional development group are combining forces to develop a new business and management plan for the Alaska Marine Highway System.
Sitka’s Fish-to-Schools program will be one of the featured presentations this week at a regional meeting on sustainable food systems.
What are the arts worth to Southeast Alaska? A new economic study says at least $60 million a year in business.
The Tongass National Forest is in the crosshairs of environmental organizations again. Two large coalitions are pressuring the Obama administration to stop all old-growth logging, in part to fight climate change.
Gov. Sean Parnell wants to get natural gas to Alaska’s coastal communities. He says a gas line and LNG plant could benefit more than the Railbelt.
The Southeast Conference wants to change the way the Tongass National Forest is managed.
Southeast Alaska has more residents – and more jobs – than ever. That’s according to a report released during the Southeast Conference’s annual meeting in Sitka.