Ice worms: enigmas of the north rarely seen

Recent research on the ice worm has shone some light on the tiny creature that appears when the sun sets on warmish glaciers. Few people have seen ice worms, but they are not mythical. Wispy and less ...

Aleutian residents and city officials to meet on eviction

City officials will be with Aleutian Village homeowners Thursday night to review a final agreement with the park's owners. "We want to have a meeting before we go into it," Dennis Ragsdale, the city...

Ferry dollars bring more to communities than thought

(AP) A newly released study found that every dollar put into the Alaska Marine Highway System has double the economic benefit to Alaska. The state contributed $117 million in general funds to the ferry system in 2014. The report from the McDowell...

Time to file to run for city office begins next week

If you have ever considered running for public office, now is the time to prepare for the big race. The time frame to petition the city clerk's office to have your name on the ballot for the May 3...

Police and Emergency

(Any charges reported in this press release are merely accusations and the Defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.) 02/01 Underage Drinking: A request was made to have officers do routine checks on the small boat harbor after it was...

Legal and public notices

NOTICE OF DEFAULT AND ELECTION TO SELL UNDER DEED OF TRUST PURSUANT TO AS 34.20 ET. SEQ. This NOTICE OF DEFAULT AND ELECTION TO SELL is given by Joe J. A. Solseng, Alaska bar number 0909038, as Successor Trustee under that certain Deed of Trust...