The nation’s last full-service railroad, the Alaska Railroad, is celebrating 100 years or literally and figuratively keeping Alaska moving.
An empty hole now sits in the middle of the Great Alaska Mall, where Alaska Bagel served coffee and brunch to Midtown Anchorage for more than twenty-five years. The shop served its last dine-in customer on October 21, three weeks after receiving notice from the landlord to move out.
Cook Inlet Housing Authority opened a new family-oriented housing complex in Anchorage’s Mountain View neighborhood featuring twenty-one townhouse-style apartments, the latest development in a decade-long revitalization of the north Anchorage community.
Although Peggy Young is thousands of miles away in Arizona, she hasn’t lost her ties to Alaska—far from it actually.
Juneau Planning Commission Approves Permit for Tlingit & Haida’s Reentry Transitional Housing Project
The City and Borough of Juneau’s Planning Commission unanimously voted to approve Central Council of Tlingit & Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska’s application for a conditional use permit to develop a reentry transitional housing program in the Waterfront Commercial zoning district.
Today’s challenges to housing in Alaska include affordability, old or inadequate construction, inefficient use of energy.
With an economy under duress in Alaska, many companies are struggling to keep their workforces engaged and motivated.