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Alaska seeks banking services for marijuana businesses

Attorneys general for 19 states, including Alaska, are asking Congress to pass legislation that expressly allows banks to provide services to marijuana businesses operating...

UPDATED: Sam’s Club closures have immediate effect on Cordova businesses

Local businesses are already feeling the effects of all three Alaska Sam’s Clubs closing. Walmart abruptly announced Thursday the closure of 63 of its 650...

Beckett hired as CTC’s next general manager/CEO

On the heels of a nationwide search for new general manager and chief executive officer, the Cordova Telephone Cooperative, Inc.’s board of directors on...

Marijuana business is now legal in Cordova

Commercial cultivation and sale of marijuana is now legal within the city of Cordova. The city council vote to remove the expired temporary prohibition against...

Southwest Alaska mine promoters begin lengthy permitting process

Advocates of a copper, gold and molybdenum mine in southwest Alaska, an area best known for its world class Bristol Bay sockeye salmon runs,...

Small Business Saturday encourages consumers to shop locally

Hometown businesses made a special appeal to shoppers Saturday, Nov. 25, not just in Cordova, but all over the United States, to shop locally...

Nominations open for North Star Awards

Nominations are open through Dec. 8 for the annual Governor’s North Star Awards for International Excellence, which recognize Alaskan companies and organizations that are...

China signs on to Alaska gas pipeline, but it’s far from...

ANCHORAGE — The latest push in a decades-long effort to commercialize vast stores of Alaska's natural gas got a boost when the state announced...

Alaska alleges deceptive practices by opioid manufacturer

Alaska has filed a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma, a Connecticut pharmaceutical firm that makes the opioid OxyContin, alleging that Purdue used deceptive practices to...

Applications for marijuana business establishments filed

Applications filed by Cordova resident Melina Meyer with the Alaska Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office seek to establish a marijuana cultivation facility and separate...