All hands are on deck at Sitka Tribe of Alaska when herring spawn. But eggs on branches are not the only thing the tribe is collecting this year. They're also gathering genetic samples from herring and working with University of Washington researchers to uncover the code that dictates when and where herring spawn.
Earlier this month, the University of Alaska Southeast invited community organizations to its Sitka campus to discuss how state funding cuts would affect them. In part three of our series revisiting that conversation, KCAW’s Katherine Rose reports on the healthcare panel.Read More
The Alaska-class ferry Tazlina is expected to take its maiden voyage on May 7. Records released to CoastAlaska show planning is underway to add a second Juneau ferry terminal to shorten travel time.
Many nonprofits have revenue from several sources, and are not solely dependent on state funding. Nevertheless, funding streams are connected, and the ability to win grants often depends on a demonstration of government support.