University of Alaska Fairbanks: UAF wins major props from Energy Secretary Perry and Senator Murkowski as host of National Lab Day, an event showcasing Alaska’s scientific potential.
ANWR: It took decades, but Alaskans finally get a say in opening ANWR.
Flower fans: Anchorage’s public flowerbeds are being planted! City of Flowers for the next few months.
Customer service: Alaska Airlines wins its eleventh consecutive J.D. Power award. Alaskans are not surprised.
Hawaii tourism: Volcanic eruption hammers Hawaii’s tourism industry. Alaskans sympathize.
Trail users: Moose calves are here, and with them, protective mamas. Trail users beware!
– Sarah Erkmann Ward, Blueprint Alaska