September 24th, 191818-Year-Old Arrested in Brayton Drive Hit and Run that Killed Female Pedestrian Wednesday Morning.Alaska Native News Shared .
Big Wild Life: Brownie breaks into Alaska Zoo, attacks alpaca, both dead"Prior to the break in at the zoo, wildlife officials with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game had already determined that the bear posed a significant risk to public safety and were attempting to find the bear to remove it," the zoo wrote in its blog.Must Read Alaska Shared .
That Was Close…Are a family of 5 living life in North Pole, Alaska! Where Santa Claus House is right down the street!Somers In Alaska Shared .
Alaska News Nightly: Wednesday, September 23, 2020Pebble CEO Tom Collier resigns amid blowback from secret recordings. And, Anchorage teachers express concern over reopening plans.Alaska News Nightly Shared .
Glory Hall homeless shelter closes after recent visitors test positive for COVID-19Two people tested positive for the virus, seven others are in quarantine.KTOO Shared .
Northwest Arctic leaders urge Ambler Metals to focus on local hire for future mining"You're going into the region to the land where people own," said assembly member Walter Sampson.KTOO Shared .
CBJ reports 4 new cases of COVID-19 on WednesdayJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting four new Juneau residents with COVID-19.KINY Shared .
Commonwealth North Launches an Interactive Budget-Balancing ToolCommonwealth North develops new, interactive website that allows Alaskans to make their own state budget choices.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Pebble Partnership CEO resigns after secret recordings revealedJuneau, Alaska - Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. announced Wednesday that Tom Collier, CEO of Pebble Limited Partnership, has submitted his resignation.KINY Shared .
AVCP Convention Goes VirtualThe Association of Village Council Presidents' annual convention kicks off Wednesday, Sept.KYUK Shared .
CBJ Assembly funds $50K to racism review committeeJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Assembly unanimously approved a resolution proclaiming its commitment to social justice, anti-racism, and anti-discrimination.KINY Shared .
Pebble CEO Tom Collier resigns amid fallout from secret recordingsNorthern Dynasty says Collier resigned because of his secretly recorded comments about Alaska's elected leaders and federal regulators.KTOO Shared .
Pebble CEO Tom Collier resignsPebbleâs parent company, Northern Dynasty Minerals, said in a news release that Collier resigned because of his comments about Alaskaâs elected leaders and federal regulators.KDLG Shared .
Friends and family wait for answers in disappearance of Nome womanSearchers go out every day to look for Okpealuk, and the community held a prayer vigil Sept.KTOO Shared .
How Ruth Bader Ginsburg's approach to law left a lasting impact on Kenai attorneysIn 2008, Ruth Bader Ginsburg delivered an address at the Alaska Bar Association convention. For some Kenai attorneys, Ginsburg's influence went beyond one speech.KTOO Shared .
18-Year-Old Arrested in Brayton Drive Hit and Run that Killed Female Pedestrian Wednesday MorningAnchorage police responded to the intersection of Brayton Drive and Academy Drive at 1:35 am on Wednesday morning after receiving a report of a hit and run collision involving a pedestrian, APD stated.Alaska Native News Shared .
Wild bear breaks into Alaska Zoo at nightA wild brown bear forced its way into the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage and killed a 16-year-old alpaca named Caesar.Alaska Magazine Shared .
Derek Dzinich talks about Assembly candidacy on Action LineDzinich talked about some of the priorities he'll pursue if elected. "Priority number one is obviously navigating us safely through the coronavirus pandemic and resulting economic turmoil."KINY Shared .
‘Pebble Tapes' Expose Lies and a Flawed Permitting ProcessANCHORAGE, AK â A dozen videos released by the Environmental Investigation Agency unequivocally confirm what Bristol Bayâs commercial fishermen and others have said all along â the proposed Pebble Mine is a lie and the permitting analysis is fatally flawed.Alaska Native News Shared .
September 23, 2020: A Conversation With Michael Bialy From Tundra Women's CoalitionJoin us for discussion topics such as protection within self-care, social balance, and the healthy mind platter with TWC's Outreach and Prevention.KYUK Shared .
Ketchikan Borough Assembly passes pro-police resolution seen as 'backlash' to LGBTQ rights measureThe borough mayor broke a 3-3 tie, passing a resolution calling on the the state legislature to add police officers to the list of classes protected from discrimination.KTOO Shared .
Et tu, bruin? Alaska Zoo's alpaca, Caesar, killed by wild bearCaesarâs companion, a younger alpaca named Fuzzy Charlie Kozak, escaped the bear and was found âwide-eyedâ elsewhere in the zoo, said Jill Meyer, the zooâs development director.KTOO Shared .
Wild brown bear killed after fatal attack on Alaska Zoo's alpaca, CaesarA brown bear in Anchorage has been killed after breaking into the Alaska Zoo and killing an alpaca, according to a statement from the zoo.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Camai clinic reports new COVID-19 case in Bristol Bay Borough tested positive at end of quarantineThe person who tested positive was a close contact of a case reported September 9.KDLG Shared .
Fed expected to keep interest rates near zero through 2023WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve is likely to keep interest rates pinned near zero at least through 2023, according to projections released Sept.Alaska Journal Shared .
Cruise industry offers ideas to allow resumed sailingsCruise companies are stepping up their pressure on U.S. health authorities to allow them to cruise again amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Alaska Journal Shared .
DEC: Shortfall in spill response fund requires revenue or appropriationState environmental regulators are seeking more money for Alaska's spill response fund amid a comprehensive review of the requirements for petroleum producers and shippers.Alaska Journal Shared .
Movers and Shakers for Sept. 27Northrim Bank announced the promotion of Brian Leonard to Branch Manager II at the Midtown Financial Center; the move of Christina Clayton to Assistant Branch Manager at the Wasilla Financial Center; and the hiring of Johnico Bashford-Blumer as Assistant Branch Manager at the Southside Financial Center.Alaska Journal Shared .
Opinion: A Dish Served ColdThe unforgivable attacks on Kavanaugh were the culmination of more than 30 years of Democrats shredding the judicial appointment process beginning with the assault on Robert Bork in 1987 so notorious that "Borking" became a verb when it was turned against Clarence Thomas just four years later.Alaska Journal Shared .
Investigator blames haste, lack of supervision for alleged Dunleavy ethics violationsUnder the settlement, Dunleavy personally paid $2,800 to reimburse the state for social media and mailed advertisements from his office that praised his allies in the Legislature â and which the investigator, Fairbanks attorney John Tiemessen, said broke a law against spending state money for partisan political purposes.KTOO Shared .
Rare Albino Fur Seal Pup Stands OutNOAA Fisheries Affiliate Vladimir Burkanov discovered an albino fur seal on a recent research trip to the remote island of Tyuleny in the Sea of Okhotsk, Russia.Â Â The reddish-gold pup has very light colored eyes and pink flippers.Alaska Native News Shared .
Moose Hunter Killed in grizzly Bear Attack in Wrangell-St Elias National ParkFor the first time since the Wrangell-St Elias National Parks creation, a hunter has been mauled in a fatal grizzly bear attack the National Park revealed on Tuesday.Alaska Native News Shared .
Three arrested in Klawock drug bustKlawock, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers said they seized over eight grams of heroin, methamphetamine, various pills and over $2,000 during a drug bust at a Klawock motel Tuesday.KINY Shared .
City proposes CARES Act reappropriation to simplify relief spendingThe Berkowitz administration has a new plan for the city's federal CARES Act money, in an effort to simplify funding certain pandemic relief projects.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
UPDATE: Disappearance of Florence OkpealukNOME, Alaska â Chief of Police Michael Heintzelman and Deputy Chief of Police Robert Pruckner announced an update Tuesday in the Nome Police Departmentâs investigation into the disappearance of Florence Okpealuk.Alaska Native News Shared .
US Voting Systems 'Being Targeted' as Presidential Election NearsIncreased security measures are not stopping cyber operatives from looking for ways to break into critical U.S. voting systems, according to officials charged with safeguarding the nations Nov.Alaska Native News Shared .
Fishing vessel rescue in HoonahHoonah, Alaska - The US Coast Guard Sector Juneau reported no injuries after the fishing vessel Reluctant, ran aground on Tuesday.KINY Shared .
Pro-oil Alaska governor also backs renewable energy ideasANCHORAGE, Alaska — While Alaska's Republican governor continues promoting the oil industry underpinning the state's economy, he also has expressed interest in renewable energy projects.KINY Shared .
New bridges, cabin renovations complete on Windfall Lake TrailJuneau, Alaska - Work is now complete on two new steel bridges on the Windfall Lake Trail in the Tongass National Forest.KINY Shared .
September 23rd, 1928DHSS today announced 50 new people identified with COVID-19 in Alaska. 46 are residents in 9 communities: Anchorage.Alaska Native News Shared .
Picking up hitchhikers on the Alaska HighwayBy picking up hitchhikers on the Alaska Highway, Tom Walker has met the Archduke of Lithuania and a man with a namesake river.Alaska Magazine Shared .
Voices of the Peninsula: Celebrate those who recover from addictionSeptember is national recovery month.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Happy Girl Alaska / Health Scare, Upcoming Channel ChangesConnect with Me :) Instagram: Happygirlalaska My Website: #Alaska # to other videos Top 10 Reasons Why I Love Alaska 10 Things I Hate About Alaska Nature Walk to Beat the Winter Blues 2019 Happy Girl Alaska NO re-production/ re-upload of any content footage without written consent from Terree Bold.Happy Girl Alaska Shared .
Opinion: Alaska and America's very survival are at stake this election yearThere's only one choice for this Marine and others who treasure our democracy.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
State reports 5 new central peninsula COVID-19 casesThe other resident cases occurred in Anchorage , Eagle River , Fairbanks , North Pole , Delta Junction , Palmer , Wasilla , Utqiagvik , Juneau , Yakutat plus Hoonah-Angoon , the Bethel Census Area and Bristol Bay plus Lake and Peninsula Borough.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
The race for Kenai City Council: Tim NavarreIn the race for Kenai City Council this year, two seats are up for election, and three candidates are running: Current city council members Tim Navarre and Henry Knackstedt, and Kenai resident Teea Winger.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Proposition 1: What you need to knowNinilchik, Anchor Point voters to decide on combine fire and EMS service area.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
SoHi reports COVID-19 caseClose contacts have been notified and are required to quarantine for 14 days.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Pebble CEO quits over recorded commentsCollier in the tapes suggested support from the state for the project.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Daily school district COVID-19 risk levels: Sept. 22Risk levels are based on COVID cases reported in a community and determine how schools will operate.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Kalifornsky Kitchen: A secret ingredient for fried fishVictoria Petersen serves up beer-battered halibut with a not-so-secret ingredient.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Hunter fatally mauled by grizzly bear in Wrangell-St. Elias National ParkItâs the first time a bear mauling has been recorded in the park since it was established in 1980, according to the release.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
City and Borough of Sitka offers Warren chief positionSitka, Alaska - The Sitka Assembly has approved a letter of hire for Craig Warren as the next fire chief in the borough.KINY Shared .
Missing Nome woman is "loving" and "stubborn," friends sayFriends and family describe "Flo" as kind and sophisticated, but her upbringing was marred by family tragedy.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Sitka declares economic disaster over COVID-19, poor runsSitka, Alaska - The City and Borough of Sitka Assembly approved a resolution on Tuesday declaring an economic disaster due to COVID-19 and poor regional returns of all salmon species.KINY Shared .
Alaska COVID-19 Case Count Summary: Sept. 22, 2020DHSS today announced 50 new people identified with COVID-19 in Alaska. 46 are residents in 9 communities: Anchorage , Northwest Arctic Borough , Fairbanks , Wasilla , and one each in Aleutians West Census Area, Eagle River, Kodiak, Kotzebue, and Palmer.Â Four new nonresident cases were reported in Anchorage with one case related to.Alaska Native News Shared .
Sitka Assembly reviews new borough seal designsSitka, Alaska - The City and Borough of Sitka received a report on several new designs vying to be the new municipal seal.KINY Shared .
Newtok Regains Power After Month-Long OutageAfter a month-long outage, the village of Newtok has power again. During that month, families lost entire summer subsistence harvests stored in their freezers.KYUK Shared .
Hunter fatally mauled by grizzly bear in Wrangell-St. Elias National ParkAccording to a park press release, the hunter was on a 10-day moose hunt with a friend near the Chisana River drainage when he was mauled on Sunday.Â.KTOO Shared .
SEARHC provides update to City and Borough of SitkaSitka, Alaska - The City and Borough of Sitka took a report from SEARHC President Charles Clement on Tuesday night.KINY Shared .
Preventing Builder's Risk ClaimsAlthough the perils to a building under construction are many, integrating preventive measures during the planning stages and implementing them in the ﬁeld greatly decreases the likelihood of ﬁling a builder's risk claim.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Alaska News Nightly: Tuesday, September 22, 2020Senator Lisa Murkowski says she can't rule out voting on a Supreme Court nominee. And, how is in-person schooling going in the Mat-Su school district?Alaska News Nightly Shared .
Shifting the Mindset of Change in the WorkplaceIn order to support and facilitate informed decision making, individuals and teams needs to foster resilience.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
CBJ reports three new COVID-19 cases in JuneauJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting three new Juneau residents with COVID-19.KINY Shared .
Investigator blames quick decisions, lack of staff supervision for alleged Dunleavy ethics violationsUnder the settlement, Dunleavy personally paid $2,800 to reimburse the state for social media and mailed advertisements from his office that praised his allies in the Legislature - and which the investigator, Fairbanks attorney John Tiemessen, said broke a law against spending state money for partisan political purposes.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Changes to hospital area bus stops due to constructionJuneau, Alaska - Capital Transit bus service in the hospital area will be intermittently disrupted due to continuing construction during the Hospital Drive Reconstruction Project.KINY Shared .
WATCH: City officials give weekly community update on local COVID-19 responseJuneau's COVID-19 risk assessment level remains high due to significant rates of community spread during the last couple of weeks.KTOO Shared .
Alaska's Sen. Murkowski says she can't rule out voting for Trump's Supreme Court pickLisa Murkowski said she did not know whether she would withhold her vote to protest the timing of the appointment, but she said the quality of the confirmation process would be a factor.KTOO Shared .
Sullivan says he looks forward to evaluating Trump nomineeWashington, DC - U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan says President Donald Trump is "well within his constitutional authority" to nominate someone to fill the U.S. Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.KINY Shared .
New CDC guidelines recommend against Trick-or-Treating this yearJuneau, Alaska - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidelines for safely celebrating Halloween amid the global coronavirus pandemic.KINY Shared .
CBJ to hold weekly COVID-19 update on TuesdayJuneau, Alaska - Over the 14-day period from Sept. 7 to Sept. 20, a total of 56 people in Juneau tested positive for COVID-19.KINY Shared .
Williams sentence reduced to 7 years over child pornJuneau, Alaska - Randolph Williams was sentenced to seven years in prison in a child pornography case from 2012.KINY Shared .
Cornerstone Welcomes Larson and McDonaldCornerstone is pleased to announce two new hires, Brittany Larson as an Accountant and Macki McDonald as a Project Engineer.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Ask a Climatologist: What to expect when you're expecting La NinaAlaska is fully into fall now, which means winter is right around the corner. And that, of course, means pondering what sort of temperatures and snow we'll see in the months ahead.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
KPMG Names Schrecengost Tax Practice LeaderJulie Schrecengost has been named tax practice leader of KPMG LLPâs Anchorage office. Schrecengost is responsible for supporting the career development of tax professionals and the strategic direction and growth of KPMGâs Anchorage tax practice.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Alaska Literacy Program Appoints Pickett Executive DirectorThe Alaska Literacy Program is pleased to announce that Lori Pickett will assume leadership from Polly Smith, who is retiring after 40 years of service to ALP.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Not all healthcare heroes wear scrubs. What careers exist outside of doctoring?There are many exciting clinical careers aside from Doctors and Nurses. If blood and guts are not for you, you can still enjoy a blood-free clinical career in healthcare.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Ice Ice BabyTom Bachert receives an extremely odd request from a mysterious stranger in the fog and Andrew George skates by some serious river trouble way out in the Alaskan Bush.Dark Winter Nights Shared .
Unalaska health worker's ingenuity doubles ventilator capacity for COVID-19 patientsThe ventilator splitters make it possible to fill two sets of lungs from each machine, which typically could only support one person.KTOO Shared .
Measure 2 seeks to open primaries to all, restrict ‘dark money' in Alaska electionsBallot Measure 2 would replace separate party primary ballots with one that's open to all, introduce ranked-choice voting and increase disclosure requirements for money supporting candidates.KTOO Shared .
Bethel City Council Candidates' ForumGet to know the Bethel City Council candidates with KYUK. Join us Sept. 23, 7-8:30 p.m.KYUK Shared .
Wellness—A Fading Trend, or Here to Stay?Youâre probably asking yourself, "Does it work? â âHow can it benefit my business? â Over the past several years, the wellness industry has grown twice as fast as global economic growth, and has produced proven results of increasing employee engagement and retention, while reducing healthcare costs."Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
New COVID-19 case in Angoon sets off emergency travel orderThe new case triggers the resumption of an emergency travel order requiring incoming travelers to "practice extreme social distancing measures" for two weeks.KTOO Shared .
Alaska's Sen. Murkowski says she can't rule out voting for Trump's Supreme Court pickMurkowski said Tuesday she could not rule out that she would vote to confirm a Trump nominee if the Judiciary Committee approves of one before the November election.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Derr talks about her reasons for running for AssemblyJuneau, Alaska - Assembly District 2 Candidate Lacey Derr explained on Action Line Tuesday about her decision to run for a seat on Juneau's local governing body.KINY Shared .
Former Juneau musician's song in Tokyo OlympicsSheli DeLaney hosts on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. On Wednesday's Juneau Afternoon, host Sheli DeLaney will catch up with former Juneau musician Anna.KTOO Shared .
Coffee@KYUK, September 21: AVCP Awardee For Best Small Business: Sew Yup'ikThis week, one of Bethel's own will be honored at the Association of Village Council Presidents' annual convention on Sept.KYUK Shared .
Alaska's storytellersOn the next Outdoor Explorer, author Chris Lundgren and videographer Max Romey, will share stories of Alaska.Alaska Public Media Shared .
In secret recordings, Pebble Mine execs say Donlin mine is too expensive to buildThe executives said there might be a way for Donlin to reduce its costs if Donlin and Pebble were connected by a new, state-financed road and had access to a new, state-financed port.KTOO Shared .
Environmental espionage: Tapes of Pebble chiefs speaking out of school, or a nothing-burger?An environmental group claims it has tapes of Pebble Partnership executives speaking out of school on the Pebble Mine, perhaps overstating their political influence, and taking credit for political outcomes.Must Read Alaska Shared .
Could the Malaspina Glacier melt into a new bay on Alaska's southern coast?What's happening at the Malaspina Glacier may be the largest landscape transformation underway in the United States.KTOO Shared .
Earthquakes and Insects on Alaska Road TripsA few nights ago, stretched in a tent on the blue-gray gravel of the Lowe River floodplain, I woke to a series of sharp jolts.Alaska Native News Shared .
Misprinted absentee ballot envelopes prompt Ketchikan officials to ask residents to double-check addressesKetchikan election officials say more than a dozen registered voters were mailed absentee ballot envelopes with the wrong return address.KTOO Shared .
Alaska's pro-oil Republican governor is quietly pushing green energy projectsGov. Dunleavy said improvements in technology and decreasing costs of renewable power "open up some new and tremendous possibilities for Alaska."KTOO Shared .
'Another Alarm Bell in the Climate Emergency' as Arctic Sea Ice Shrinks to Second Lowest Extent on RecordWe are headed towards a seasonally ice-free Arctic Ocean, and this year is another nail in the coffin. Arctic sea ice shrank to the second-lowest extent since records began over four decades ago, federal scientists said Monday, prompting renewed warnings about the climate crisis.Alaska Native News Shared .
YKHC Investigating Why COVID-19 Test Samples Were LostThe Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation is investigating why dozens of COVID-19 test samples were lost. A YKHC employee reported that test samples from 95.KYUK Shared .
In Secretly-Recorded 'Pebble Tapes,' Mining Execs Reveal True Scope of 200-Year Project Planned for One of Earth's 'Most Pristine Ecosystems'The Pebble TapesÂ reveal what we suspected, said the Audubon Society of Alaska. This is not a small, short-term project. Tapes secretly recorded by the Environmental Investigation Agency reveal that two large mining companies in Alaska have far more expansive plans for a mine near the Bristol Bay fishery than they have publicly acknowledged in.Alaska Native News Shared .
Bristol Bay Tribes Shocked at Depth of Pebble's Deception, Efforts to Rig the ProcessDILLINGHAM, AK â The latest news of Pebbleâs efforts to get a favorable permit decision confirm what Bristol Bay Tribes and residents have long suspected: the Pebble Limited Partnership has engaged for years in a smoke and mirrors campaign to fool Alaskans and the American people about its project, and itâs time for Alaskaâs.Alaska Native News Shared .
Five year old child dies in Palmer crashPalmer, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers said alcohol and not wearing seatbelts contributed to the death of a child in a motor vehicle crash on Saturday.KINY Shared .
Alaska absentee ballots sent with incorrect candidate nameANCHORAGE, Alaska — Officials said the Alaska Division of Elections listed the wrong Democratic candidate on 135 absentee ballots emailed to Alaska residents who are overseas.KINY Shared .
Alaska allows online sales of raffle tickets due to virusANCHORAGE, Alaska — Alaska plans to allow the online sale of raffle tickets for the first time to help nonprofit organizations faced with limited fundraising opportunities because of coronavirus restrictions.KINY Shared .
September 22nd, 1898Anchorage Woman Jailed on Felony Assault after Parks Highway Road Rage Incident.Alaska Native News Shared .
Finns in Russian AlaskaDuring Russian colonization of Alaska, the country's rule over Finland led to a community of Finns working and living in Alaska.Alaska Magazine Shared .
Witness signature no longer required to vote in Juneau's local electionThe Assembly voted 6 to 3 in favor of removing the requirement. Several Assembly members said they wanted to remove any possible hurdles that might prevent someone from voting.Â.KTOO Shared .
Sullivan: I look forward to seeing who the President nominatesSenator says president has authority to nominate, Senate will take on confirmation responsibilities.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Dunleavy town hall addresses state mandatesMembers of Gov. Mike Dunleavy's administration held a virtual town hall to discuss the state's ongoing response to the COVID-19 pandemic and to answer questions submitted by Alaskans ahead of the event.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Woman dies in crash during trooper chaseThe woman was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Election 2020: The race for the Kenai Peninsula Borough AssemblyThe Clarion spoke to candidates looking to fill seats on the assembly.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Homer netters top SoHiSoldotna's Sarah Rice digs the ball during a Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020 volleyball game against Homer High School in the Alice Witte Gymnasium in Homer, Alaska.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Trump interviews Barrett while weighing a high court nomineeWashington, DC - President Donald Trump met with Judge Amy Coney Barrett at the White House as the conservative jurist emerged as a favorite to replace the late Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court.KINY Shared .
CBJ approves emergency ordinancesJuneau, Alaska - CARES dollars will be spent to sample wastewater, help the school district, provide child care and assist local businesses.KINY Shared .
In secret recordings, Pebble Mine execs say Donlin mine is too expensive to buildOn Sept. 21, an environmental group released secretly recorded video clips of Pebble Mine executives who thought they were talking to potential investors, but were instead speaking to people pretending to be interested in investing in the controversial mine.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Cbj Spends Cares FundingJuneau, Alaska - Measures to spend over $12 million in federal funding for various costs incurred during the pandemic were introduced by the assembly Monday.KINY Shared .
Financial support for new Glory HallJuneau, Alaska - The assembly took a huge step toward providing a large part of the cost to build a new Glory Hall on Monday.KINY Shared .
Ketchikan Assembly passes economic disaster resolutionKetchikan, Alaska - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough passed an economic disaster resolution regarding the fishing industry on Monday.KINY Shared .
Ketchikan Gateway Borough approves pro-police resolutionKetchikan, Alaska - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly took up a resolution on Monday night dealing with allegations of discrimination against those working in law enforcement.KINY Shared .
Alaska's pro-oil Republican governor is quietly pushing green energy projects, too.Even as climate change threatens to impose steep costs in Alaska, Dunleavy is still promoting the state's oil industry.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Alaska's pro-oil Republican governor is quietly pushing green energy projects tooEven as climate change threatens to impose steep costs in Alaska, Dunleavy is still promoting the state's oil industry.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Alaska News Nightly: Monday, September 21, 2020Pebble Mine executives were caught on tape saying Alaska's senators aren't an obstacle to the project.Alaska News Nightly Shared .
Alaska Symphony of Seafood postponed over COVID-19Wrangell, Alaska - The Alaska Fisheries Development Foundation, organizer of the Alaska Symphony of Seafood since 1994, is announcing the postponement of the Symphony event planned for November 2020 due to the ongoing health and safety issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.KINY Shared .
WATCH: Juneau Assembly hold public hearing on child care, ballot signatures and moreThe meeting will be streamed on Facebook Live and via Zoom Webinar. It will also air live on KTOO 104.3 FM and stream on the web.KTOO Shared .
Sitka Assembly, school board to hold joint meetingSitka, Alaska - The City and Borough of Sitka will hold a special joint work session with the Sitka School Board on Thursday night.KINY Shared .
Sometimes It Is Ok…-somers In AlaskaAre a family of 5 living life in North Pole, Alaska! Where Santa Claus House is right down the street!Somers In Alaska Shared .
Public schools update from Superintendent WeissSheli DeLaney hosts on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. On Tuesday's show, The Juneau School District's Superintendent Weiss will give us an update on public.KTOO Shared .
Perseverance Theatre Announces Its Live-Stream 2020 Fall LineupLive-streamed performances, innovative classes, Perseverance Power Parlors, and more are all on the docket for the Fall 2020 Season.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
In Secret Recordings, Pebble Mine Execs Say Donlin Mine Is Too Expensive To BuildOn Sept. 21, an environmental group released secretly recorded video clips of Pebble Mine executives saying that Donlin Gold can't afford to build its gold.KYUK Shared .
Alaska Board of Fisheries to hold work session in OctoberJuneau, Alaska - The Alaska Board of Fisheries will meet Oct. 15-16, beginning at 8:30 a.m., through the Internet-based video communication company Zoom to hold its work session.KINY Shared .
CBJ reports 6 new COVID-19 cases over weekendJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting six new Juneau residents with COVID-19.KINY Shared .
After dry summer, Nome sets daily rain recordWeather records in Nome continue to fall. The latest was the Goldrush Cityâs amount of daily rainfall, which was set 1.27 inches of rain on Sept.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Mat-Su teachers vote to strike if negotiations failAnchorage, Alaska - Teachers in Alaska's second-largest school district have voted to strike if the teachers union can't come to an agreement with the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District.KINY Shared .
Eriksen named Alaska Small Business Person of the YearJuneau, Alaska - The U.S. Small Business Administration Alaska District has announced the winners of its annual awards program as part of National Small Business Week, Sept.KINY Shared .
2020 Alaska Small Business Owners Honored by SBA Alaska District as Part of National Small Business WeekSmall Business Person of the Year winners from fifty states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and Guam will virtually converge in Washington, DC September 22-24, when one of them will be selected as the National Small Business Person of the Year.Â.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Ketchikan absentee, by-mail envelope printing error discoveredKetchikan, Alaska - The Ketchikan Gateway Borough is working to remedy an error in absentee ballot packets.KINY Shared .
Wrangell voters to weigh in on IFA propositionWrangell, Alaska - In addition to casting ballots for elected officials this year, Wrangell voters will have the opportunity to weigh in on a proposition regarding the Inter-Island Ferry Authority.KINY Shared .
Sitka reports 3 new cases of COVID-19 over the weekendSitka, Alaska - Sitka Unified Command received information from Public Health Officials on three positive test results for COVID-19 in Sitka since Friday, Sept.KINY Shared .
Unalaska PA's ingenuity doubles available ventilators for COVID-19 pandemicAs the coronavirus pandemic hit Alaska, physician's assistant from the fishing community of Unalaska did what she could to make sure her community was prepared.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Dillingham City and Curyung Tribe say latest COVID-19 case may have broken quarantineThe person who tested positive Saturday had recently traveled and was not experiencing symptoms. They are currently in isolation, and the state public health team is contact tracing.KDLG Shared .
Eielson's F-35 buildup on schedule despite COVID delays35 F-35s are being moved to the Interior air force base by the end of next year.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
CBJ building inspection process is changing in 2021Juneau, Alaska - Starting January 2021, building inspections through the City and Borough of Juneau must be requested no later than 12 p.m.KINY Shared .
Groups seek review of gas project regulatory decisionJuneau, Alaska - Conservation groups have asked a federal appeals court to review a regulatory decision authorizing a mega liquefied natural gas project in Alaska.KINY Shared .
Juneau police identify man whose body washed up by Gastineau ChannelJuneau police have identified the body found washed up near the Douglas Bridge earlier this month as that of 60-year-old Juneau resident Stephen Wayne Todd.Â.KTOO Shared .
Pebble execs say Murkowski and Sullivan no barrier to controversial mineA group called Environmental Investigation Agency recorded Pebble CEO Tom Collier speaking on a video conference call with people he thought were potential investors.KTOO Shared .
DHSS reports 6 new cases of COVID-19 in SoutheastJuneau, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported five new cases of COVID-19 in Southeast on Monday.KINY Shared .
Uptick in Russian aircraft flying near Alaska shows ‘probing' for weakness, Sullivan saysSen. Sullivan says a large Russian naval exercise happening in the Bering Sea at the same time as the triple aircraft intercept demonstrates that the Arctic has become a flashpoint.KTOO Shared .
Pebble execs tell 'investors' Murkowski and Sullivan are no barrier to controversial mineIn secretly recorded calls, the CEO of Pebble Partnership told men posing as investors that Alaska's senators' public doubts about the project weren't genuine.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Juneau police identify body found in North DouglasJuneau, Alaska - Stephen Wayne Todd, 60, was identified as the man who drowned in the Gastineau Channel earlier this month.KINY Shared .
Southeast Conference holds annual meeting this weekJuneau, Alaska - The annual meeting of the Southeast Conference gets underway Tuesday and continues through Friday.KINY Shared .
Y-K Delta Reaches 132 COVID-19 CasesThe number of confirmed coronavirus cases announced by the Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation rose to 132 over the weekend.KYUK Shared .
Mayor Berkowitz labels Save Anchorage an 'astroturf' group, not real grassrootsThere are people who genuinely disagree with what Iâm doing. But a lot of the anger thatâs been whipped up here has been done through some very orchestrated means and it is not genuine, grassroots but more astroturf in its nature.â - Ethan Berkowitz, mayor of Anchorage.Must Read Alaska Shared .
DNR Supports Original Decision To Grant Donlin Gold Gas Pipeline Right Of WayIt's going to take Donlin Gold a little longer to get a final decision on whether they will receive the state's right of way lease for its natural gas.KYUK Shared .
Independent candidate Alyse Galvin campaigns for a seat in the U.S. HouseWe continue our coverage of the Congressional candidates for the upcoming November election with U.S. House Alyse Galvin.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Anchorage Woman Jailed on Felony Assault after Parks Highway Road Rage IncidentFairbanks-based troopers revealed that a 31-year-old Anchorage woman has been jailed with no bail pending arraignment after a road rage incident on the Parks Highway on Sunday evening.Alaska Native News Shared .
COVID-19 almost sank the Haines bookstore. A local author's national fans saved sales.After Heather Lende posted that readers could get signed and personalized books from the Haines bookstore, hundreds of readers from out-of-state placed orders.KTOO Shared .
Skagway turns down business grantsSkagway, Alaska - The Skagway Assembly voted 4 to 2 to not approve $300,000 in business grants to help year-round businesses remain open this winter.KINY Shared .
Five-Year-Old Boy Dies in Hospital after being Pinned under Vehicle in Old Glenn Highway AccidentAlaska State Troopers report that the child pinned under the vehicle in the single-vehicle accident on the Old Glenn Highway on Saturday evening succumbed to his injuries on Sunday evening.Alaska Native News Shared .
Buckland sees large spike of COVID-19 with 11 new casesManiilaq officials say six of the residents are showing symptoms of the virus, and all of them are medically isolated in Buckland.KTOO Shared .
Alaska News Nightly: Friday, September 18, 2020Alaska Senator Murkowski declares her intention to wait until after the election to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who died today.Alaska News Nightly Shared .
Dillingham Municipal Election 2020: School BoardThree candidates are running for school board this year with two seats open, one unopposed.KDLG Shared .
Fishermen can now apply for new USDA financial aid programThe United States Department of Agriculture has a new financial aid program for fishermen. It's called the Seafood Trade Relief Program, and it's aimed at compensating commercial fishermen in the U.S. who have been negatively affected by trade tariffs.KDLG Shared .
State temporarily approves online raffles as non-profits adjust to COVID-19According to state gaming manager Katrina Mitchell, this marks the first time any sort of online gaming has been permitted in Alaska.KTOO Shared .
COVID-19 almost sank the Haines bookstore. A local author's national fans saved salesKane opened in March, a week before the COVID-19 pandemic shut down retailers for months.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Clean Energy Requires MiningGreen energy technology is built through mining. Without certain raw materials, such as graphite and rare earth metals, everything from the lithium-ion batteries that power Teslas to those storing electricity from wind turbines would be impossible to create, says US Senator Lisa Murkowski.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
Two Women Injured in Drive-by Shooting on Indiana Street SundayTwo women were hospitalized on Sunday morning following a shooting from a vehicle that occurred around 1 am, APD revealed.Alaska Native News Shared .
Red Dog Mine tightens protocols after COVID-19 casesRed Dog suspended outbound travel from the mine to regional communities on Sept.KTOO Shared .
Mat-Su teachers authorize strike as district and union go back to bargaining tableWhile the vote was overwhelming, it doesnât necessarily mean a strike will happen. District officials and union representatives are meeting Monday morning to negotiate a compromise that could avoid a strike.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Uptick in Russian aircraft flying near Alaska shows ‘probing' for weakness, Sullivan saysU.S. jet fighters have scrambled at least a dozen times so far this year to intercept Russian military aircraft that fly into airspace off Alaska's coasts.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Why does Alaska have the country's lowest COVID-19 death rate? Doctors explain.Local doctors attribute the low death rate to a number of factors, from aggressive restrictions early on to widespread testing to the state's geography.KTOO Shared .
Could the melting Malaspina Glacier create a new bay on Alaska's southern coast?What's happening at the Malaspina Glacier may be the largest landscape transformation underway in the United States, according to researchers.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Facebook group for those with grievances against the mayor and assembly growsOver the last few months, a Facebook group called "Save Anchorage" has become an organizing place for people with grievances against the Berkowitz administration and the city's largely progressive assembly.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Juneau Assembly hears from residents on plan to put $600,000 in CARES Act funds toward child careThis is the latest proposal to come forward as the city continues to struggle with the lack of affordable childcare options.KTOO Shared .
Online raffles are temporarily approved in Alaska, as non-profits adjust to pandemic precautionsThe rule change is set to expire on November 15, when the state's COVID-19 emergency disaster declaration ends.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Why does Alaska have the country's lowest COVID-19 death rate? Doctors explain.Doctors say early, aggressive restrictions have helped keep the number of deaths in Alaska tied to COVID-19 low.Alaska Public Media Shared .
September 21st, 1891Trump Critics, European Allies Challenge Pompeo Claim About Snapback of UN Sanctions on Iran.Alaska Native News Shared .
Anchorage faces fiscal woesAnchorage, Alaska - The municipal government of Alaska's largest city has projected a $17 million revenue shortfall for 2020 because of the economic impact of the coronavirus.KINY Shared .
Eyes turn to Alaska's senators amid Supreme Court vacancyPeople shared remarks about some of Ginsburg's most famous decisions during the event. Some expressed hopes her seat would not be filled until after Election Day.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
I'm 18 and can already see my Alaska community changed forever by climate changeIn Sitka, where people have lived for thousands of years, I've seen glaciers shrink, summer droughts and deadly landslides - and our elected officials are doing nothing.The Guardian Shared .
Alaska's Fall Legislative OutlookIn this episode we do a post-primary rundown of the tight elections in Alaska and how they might shape the Alaska State House and Senate coalitions in 2021.Hello Alaska Shared .
Exploring for Relics in the Alaskan wildernessExploring new area's in the Alaskan Wilderness looking for Relics with my Fisher Gold Bug.Metal detecting in Alaska Shared .
Ballot Measure 1 The Very Fair Share ActI am betting the oil industry can afford to pay a greater share.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Candidate QA: Lane ChesleyFormer Homer City Council member Lane Chesley seeks to move on to Kenai Peninsula Borough government service with his run for the District 8 KPB Assembly seat now held by Assembly President Kelly Cooper.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Voices of the Peninsula: Cook Inlet's pollution double standardIf fishermen can't flush a head in Cook Inlet, why should Hilcorp be allowed to dump toxic waste?Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Daily school district COVID-19 risk levels: Sept. 21Risk levels are based on COVID cases reported in a community and determine how schools will operate.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Early municipal election voters head to pollsVoters cast the first in-person ballots in the borough's municipal election on Monday.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
DHSS announces 71 new cases in 19 communitiesThe state also reported three new hospitalizations and no new deaths. Statewide, 265 people have been hospitalized due to COVID-19 and 45 people have died.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Mourners gather in Juneau in Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's honorThe mourners were mostly women, and they joined others in Anchorage, Fairbanks and across the country in grieving for 87-year-old justice.KTOO Shared .
COVID-19 and the Courts: District Judge Kari McCrea describes impactsSince mid-March 2020, the Alaska Court System has coped with the public health risk of the COVID-19 pandemic by delaying court proceedings.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Emergency measures highlight Assembly agendaJuneau, Alaska - The Juneau Assembly will deal with an agenda crowded with significant items during its regular meeting Monday evening.KINY Shared .
Dan Sullivan said 'principle' made Supreme Court vote impossible in election yearThere is a principle that Sen. Dan Sullivan follows—count on him to say and do whatever McConnell and Trump want him to do.Reporting From Alaska Shared .
Study to Investigate Melting Malaspina Glacier, Potential New BayThe rapidly melting Malaspina Glacier in southeastern Alaskaâs Wrangell-St. Elias National Park could create a new ocean bay, one feature in what may be the largest landscape transformation underway in the United States.Alaska Native News Shared .
State reports 94 new cases of COVID-19 SundayJuneau, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services daily report showed five new resident cases in Juneau and two in Sitka on Sunday.KINY Shared .
Grow, Forage and CookWe clear space in the outdoor garden and prep the garlic row with a generous amount of chicken litter.Simple Living Alaska Shared .
Woman killed during chase with TroopersNikiski, Alaska - An investigation is underway after a 22-year-old Nikiski woman, Olivia Mapes, was killed while trying to flee Alaska State Troopers.KINY Shared .
49,000 Pounds of Salmon to help with difficult seasonJuneau, Alaska - A partnership between Sealaska and the Alaska Longline Fishermen's Association will help families reliant on subsistence fishing from Yakutat to Hydaburg this month.KINY Shared .
September 20th, 1914DHSS today announced 88 new people identified with COVID-19 in Alaska. 86 are residents in 13 communities: Anchorage.Alaska Native News Shared .
Life Takes Us Full CircleWe continue our Overlanding adventure across the Denali Highway in our Winnebago Revel 4x4. We find another amazing area where we decide to spend a few days before heading back to Anchorage to do some work on the van.Wings and Wheels Alaska Shared .
Special Pebble report: A permitting process favoring mining opponentsAfter a decade and unprecedented amounts of effort, Pebble Mine was ready to file for a permit.Must Read Alaska Shared .
Alaska wins grant for massive Anchorage Airport project that will bring jobsThe Alaska Energy Authority has been awarded a $21 million grant from the United States Department of Transportation to jumpstart construction of a massive cargo storage and warehouse facility at the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.Must Read Alaska Shared .
Alaskans helped make PFD filing a successMoving forward, we will continue to strive for improvements that benefit all Alaskans.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Alaska COVID-19 Case Count Summary: Sept. 19, 2020DHSS today announced 88 new people identified with COVID-19 in Alaska. 86 are residents in 13 communities: Anchorage , Fairbanks , Wasilla ,Â UtqiaÄ¡vik , Juneau , Bethel Census Area and one each in Chugiak, Douglas, Kotzebue, Northwest Arctic Borough, Palmer, Seward and Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area.Â Two nonresident cases were reported.Â One is.Alaska Native News Shared .
Rainy day metal detecting finds 4 rings in Fairbanks AlaskaOut on my never ending quest to keep the playgrounds clean and safe in Fairbanks Alaska.Metal detecting in Alaska Shared .
Teenager's crash may have caused $300K in damagesJuneau, Alaska - On Saturday morning, just after midnight, the Juneau Police Department received a report of a single vehicle crash in the 3000 block of Tongass Blvd.KINY Shared .
Coast Guard Medevacs Crewmember near Dutch HarborA Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter aircrew medevacs a 48-year-old crewmember from the 653-foot merchant vessel Morning Peace approximately 130 miles southwest of Dutch Harbor.Alaska Native News Shared .
Coast Guard Medevacs Injured Fisherman Near Cold BayCoast Guard courtesy video. KODIAK, Alaska â The Coast Guard medevaced an injured fisherman approximately 40 miles west of Cold Bay, Alaska, Wednesday.Alaska Native News Shared .
Betsy Shinn wins $5K in 2020 Duckless DerbyJuneau, Alaska - This year's Glacier Valley Rotary Club Duck Derby was a virtual affair thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic.KINY Shared .
Dates, times and location set for Ketchikan electionsKetchikan, Alaska - Early in-person voting for the Oct. 6 City of Ketchikan and Ketchikan Gateway Borough Regular Election will be Sept.KINY Shared .
Murkowski plus 3 could equal defeat for SCOTUS nominationWashington, DC - Four GOP defections could defeat a Supreme Court nomination, while a tie vote could be broken by Vice President Mike Pence.KINY Shared .
Iditarod race will likely mush on despite COVID-19Anchorage, Alaska - Alaska race officials say the 2021 Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race will continue as scheduled.KINY Shared .
DHSS adds 4 new COVID-19 cases in JuneauJuneau, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported four new cases of COVID-19 in Southeast on Saturday.KINY Shared .
Battle Heats Up Over Justice Ginsburg's ReplacementWASHINGTON The death of liberal Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg leaves a pivotal vacancy on the bench, giving President Donald Trump a rare opportunity to solidify his imprint on the right-leaning court with a third appointment with potentially far-reaching consequences for the country for a generation to come.Alaska Native News Shared .
Juneau reports two inmates at Lemon Creek among 9 new COVID-19 casesTwo inmates at the Lemon Creek Correctional Facility in Juneau tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday.KTOO Shared .
September 19th, 1903Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday from complications with cancer.Â Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal and the...Alaska Native News Shared .
1 new death, 16 new hospitalizationsThe state also saw one additional death and 16 additional hospitalizations associated with COVID-19 this week, for a total of 45 deaths and 261 hospitalizations since the state began tracking the pandemic in March.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Best of the bunchMike O'Brien, owner and founder of O'Brien Garden and Trees, led groups of apple tasters around his gardens and high tunnels on Saturday, educating guests on growing techniques and sharing anecdotes about the many successes - and failures - he's had with his fruits and berries over the years.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Alaska man charged in Canada for smuggling firearmsAn Alaska man will appear in Canadian court on Sept. 21 after an incident entering Canada when border security officers seized the fourteen firearms pictured, alongside loaded magazines, ammunition, and other paraphernalia at a crossing southeast of Vancouver.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Daily school district COVID-19 risk levels: Sept. 19Risk levels are based on COVID cases reported in a community and determine how schools will operate.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Officials laud Funny River transfer site upgradesMore than 20 people attended a ceremony on Friday to celebrate improvements to the site.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Homer, Nikiski football record winsHomer's River Mann is tackled by a group of Kardinals during a Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 football game against Kenai Central High School at Homer High School in Homer, Alaska.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Opinion: Sen. Dan Sullivan: Alaska's authentic fighterDan consistently pushes back against federal overreach and protects our access to federal lands.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
The multitalented D.H. Sleem, Part twoSyrian-born David Hassan Sleem settled in Seward in 1903.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Unhinged Alaska: So sayeth the almanac 2020Once again, the summer has rocketed by and we find ourselves on the precipice of the autumn equinox.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
Kenai swimmers sweep tri meetThe host Kenai Central swimming team swept a tri meet with Soldotna and Seward on a Friday in a meet that had no spectators due to coronavirus mitigation measures.Peninsula Clarion Shared .
CCFR handles four major incidents within 1 hour on FridayJuneau, Alaska - It was a busy night for Capital City Fire Rescue as four calls came in within an hour.KINY Shared .
Is Alaska Hard?Are a family of 5 living life in North Pole, Alaska! Where Santa Claus House is right down the street!Somers In Alaska Shared .
JPD announces 2019 Public Service Award recipientsJuneau, Alaska - Each year Chief of Police Ed Mercer requests nominations from staff in four different categories of public service at Juneau Police Department.KINY Shared .
Excitement and betrayal: families and teachers react to Anchorage plan to return to classroomsThe plan calls for elementary classes and all special education classes to resume on October 19.KTOO Shared .
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Dies at 87Longtime Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died Friday from complications with cancer.Â Ginsburg, a stalwart liberal and the second woman to serve on the court, died at her home in Washington surrounded by her family, according to a statement from the court.Alaska Native News Shared .
CBJ reports 11 new COVID-19 cases on FridayJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting 11 new Juneau residents with COVID-19 - two cases were reported yesterday and nine today.KINY Shared .
Alaska Senator Murkowski said Friday she would not vote for a justice ahead of electionSupreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died in her home in Washington D.C. of complications from pancreatic cancer.KTOO Shared .
CBJ: Don't fret if you get too many ballots in the mailJuneau, Alaska - The City and Borough of Juneau is reacting to news that some voters are receiving excess ballots in the mail.KINY Shared .
Alaska Senator Murkowski said Friday she would not vote for a justice ahead of electionShortly before the announcement that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died Friday, Sen.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Culturally responsive curriculumScott Burton hosts on Monday, September 21, 2020. On Monday's show, we'll get a preview of SHI's Tuesday talk on culturally responsive curriculum.KTOO Shared .
Alaska Supreme Court rejects appeal to reprint 800K ballotsAnchorage, Alaska - The Alaska Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from U.S. House candidate Alyse Galvin to force the state to reprint its general election ballots.KINY Shared .
Alyse Galvin pleads for ballot reprint from Alaska Supreme CourtAnchorage, Alaska - The Alaska Supreme Court has heard an appeal from U.S. House candidate Alyse Galvin to force the state to reprint its general election ballots.KINY Shared .
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87Washington, DC - Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a diminutive yet towering women's rights champion who became the court's second female justice, has died at her home in Washington.KINY Shared .
Southeast's commercial Dungeness crab summer season the second highest on recordThe summer harvest was so good that it's higher than nearly all other full-season harvests — but the value of the fishery was not near a record breaker.KTOO Shared .
Dunleavy announces more funds for unemployment claims due to coronavirusAlaskans who have lost work and wages due to COVID-19 disruption in their jobs will be entitled to another $300 a week if they qualify for at least $100 a week in unemployment insurance, and are unemployed or partially employed.Must Read Alaska Shared .
UPDATE: Plane that made emergency landing in Naknek Lake recovered FridayA commercial de Haviland Turbine Otter made an emergency landing Tuesday. Katmai National Park's superintendent said the pilot and passengers were unharmed.KDLG Shared .
After aborted rocket launch in Kodiak, Astra picks up the piecesThe corporation, which was established by the state of Alaska, manages the launch complex and is a partner with Astra, a California start-up company testing a 38-foot rocket, thatâs portable and scaled-down to lower the costs of launches.Alaska Statewide News Shared .
Judge declines to force state to reprint 800K ballotsAnchorage, Alaska - A judge decided not to force the state of Alaska to reprint 800,000 ballots after a candidate complained about how some candidates were listed.KINY Shared .
Additional unemployment payments for Alaskans to be distributed soonJuneau, Alaska - Alaskans on unemployment will soon be receiving some additional help, courtesy of FEMA and the president.KINY Shared .
Red Dog Mine tightens protocols after COVID-19 casesThe mine shut down flights to regional communities after several employees tested positive in the last weeks.Alaska Public Media Shared .
DHSS reports 2 new cases of COVID-19 in SoutheastJuneau, Alaska - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services reported two new cases of COVID-19 in Southeast on Friday.KINY Shared .
Judge declines to stop Alaska from mailing ballots; appeal underwayThe ruling reverses the direction the judge took Thursday, when she temporarily stopped the state from printing more ballots that leave off a letter next candidates' names showing which party, if any, they affiliate with.KTOO Shared .
Watch: The Alaska Supreme Court hears oral arguments in lawsuit over the state's new ballot designA judge issued an order Thursday temporarily blocking Alaska elections officials from printing more ballots after a U.S. Congressional candidate's lawsuit raised "clear and very significant questions" about whether a new ballot design is illegal.KTOO Shared .
Unemployment falls in Alaska during AugustJuneau, Alaska - Even economists at the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development were surprised when statistics showed unemployment fell to 7.4% in August.KINY Shared .
Justices rule against Galvin, allow Alaska to proceed with redesigned ballotThe ruling Friday reverses the direction the judge took Thursday, when she temporarily stopped the state from printing more ballots that leave off a letter next to candidates' names showing which party, if any, they affiliate with.Alaska Public Media Shared .
Witness requirement for Juneau's by mail ballot may be suspendedJuneau, Alaska - The by mail ballots for Juneau's election went out in the mail to voters Tuesday.KINY Shared .
Ballot fiasco is the latest nightmare created by the 'Alaska Dream Team'It appears that Lt. Gov. Meyer was so busy watching notaries, the state seal and serving as a ceremonial leader that he forgot about doing his only real job—supervising elections in Alaska.Reporting From Alaska Shared .
UAF and Partner Institutions Awarded $1.3 Million to Study the Rapidly Melting Malaspina GlacierThe rapidly melting Malaspina Glacier in southeastern Alaska's Wrangell-St. Elias National Park could create a new ocean bay, one feature in what may be the largest landscape transformation underway in the United States.Alaska Business Magazine Shared .
U.S. Senate candidate Al Gross answers listener questionsAl Gross is running as an Independent with support from state democrats. What does he want to accomplish for Alaska if voters decide to send him to Washington DC?Alaska Public Media Shared .