Hilcorp: Energy company goes from newcomer to major player on the North Slope, buying BP’s Alaska assets. Look for big things at Prudhoe Bay.
Info sharing: New technology allows hospitals and care centers to share medical info.
Giant pumpkin: Can we ever get enough of Alaska’s giant vegetables? There’s a new state fair record!
Wildfires: We loved the sunshine this summer, but it came at a price.
Budget battle: Long, wild road to state budget leaves Alaskans exhausted.
Bar wars: Alcohol purveyors at odds again. Can we sit down over beers/cocktails and figure this out?
– Sarah Erkmann Ward, Blueprint Alaska