Report: House will take up amended capital budget on Sunday
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Senate unanimously passed an amended version of the governor's capital budget Saturday, which addressed the reverse sweep mechanism that failed an earlier three-quarters vote.
Report: At least 14 Alaska cities have officers with records
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A report has revealed that at least 14 cities in Alaska have employed police officers whose criminal records should have prevented them from being hired under state law.
Juneau marks 50th anniversary of moon landing
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska State Museum held a day long series of events for all ages to better understand the landing of Apollo 11 on the moon on July 20, 1969.
Some Alaskans feeling pain of Medicaid dental cuts
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Budget vetoes by Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy eliminated Medicaid dental coverage for adults — a $27 million cut that is having an impact.
The story of moon rocks and Alaska
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A gift to Alaska from then President Richard Nixon turned into a tale of a fire, disappearing rocks, the FBI and an old photo.
Gov. Dunleavy signs bill closing 'Schneider Loophole'
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Gov. Mike Dunleavy has signed House Bill 14, closing the ‘Schneider Loophole’ in criminal cases.
Suspect in fatal village shooting charged with murder
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A 34-year-old Togiak man has been charged with first-degree murder in a fatal shooting in the village last week.
Sterling drug trafficker sentenced to 8 years in prison
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - U.S. Attorney Bryan Schroder announced today that Mark Norman Hanes, 52, of Sterling, Alaska, was sentenced this week by U.S. District Judge Sharon L. Gleason to eight years in prison.
Watt on state budget: 'Take a deep breath'
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - There was reaction on Action Line from City and Borough of Juneau Manager Rorie Watt to Governor Dunleavy's amended special legislative session call that moves proceedings back to the Capital City.
1 killed, 4 injured when flight aborted on takeoff
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Authorities say one person was killed and four others were injured Friday morning when a floatplane's takeoff was aborted with seven people on board.
Carnival pledges steps ongoing to curb ocean pollution
Miami (AP) - Carnival Corp. executives pledged anew Friday that steps are being taken to curb ocean pollution, which was the subject of a recent $20 million federal penalty imposed because of continued environmental violations.
Coast Guard aircrew medevaced a 42-year-old woman
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The rescue came off a fishing vessel near Noyes Island, Thursday.
Overcast and 57 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 4.6 MPH (4 KT). The pressure is 1020.6 mb and the humidity is 90%. The wind chill is 57. Last Updated on Jul 20 2019, 5:53 pm AKDT.