National Guard Report Released

National Guard Report Released

Graph Above: Percentage of Alaska National Guard survey participants who perceive three or more barriers to reporting sexual assaults within the guard.   The top officer of the Alaska National Guard was forced out by Governor Sean Parnell following last week’s release of the finding of an investigation of misconduct and sexual assault of Alaska […]

Flags lowered to honor Alaska’s last territorial governor, services Friday in Fairbanks

Flags lowered to honor Alaska’s last territorial governor, services Friday in Fairbanks

Michael “Mike” Stepovich dies at 94. Was Alaska Territorial Governor 1957-58.   Photo & Video: Courtesy of Fairbanks Daily News Miner Alaska flags are flying at half-staff this week to honor the last living territorial governor, Mike Stepovich. Stepovich died last week at the age of 94. He was in a California hospital after suffering […]

Governor Parnell: State must pay down pension debt

Alaska State of the State Address 2014 The LegHead Report Radio Show for Thurs. Jan 23 State Pension Funding   Alaska’s financial situation is secure, but there is one huge debt looming over Alaskans that must be dealt with. That was a key statement from Alaska Governor Sean Parnell in his State of the State […]

A week of Statehood History

June 30 is anniversary of the passage of the Alaska Statehood Act TLHR June 24 Mon 49th Star Statehood Commission             Sunday June 30 marks the anniversary of an important date here in Alaska. It’s the day in 1958 when the U.S. Senate passed the Alaska Statehood Act which authorized the Territory of Alaska to […]

Aniak video shows breakup ice climbing 50 feet in less than 10 seconds

Looks like a herd of block-shaped aliens chasing up the embankment. You can see how dangerous the ice is and how nothing can survive in its path.