News of the North from Friday, December 8th, 2017
No Person On Board 26 Foot Boat That Washed Up On Indian Point Near Auke Bay
Juneau, AK (KINY)-The Juneau Coast Guard Station is responding to report of a 26 foot boat washing up on the shore at Indian Point near Auke Bay. Responders found no one aboard the vessel.
Tlingit Haida tribe want more partners in Juneau
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) President of the Central Council of the Tlingit Haida Indian Tribe, Richard Peterson, was the featured speaker at the Greater Juneau Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday.
Fatal crash reported
Talkeetna, Alaska (KINY) Names have not been released in a crash that took a life Thursday near Talkeetna.
Grand jury indicts two in Juneau
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Two men were indicted on assault charges in separate cases presented to a Juneau grand jury this week.
Alaska National Guard delivers Christmas gifts and treats to children in St. Michael
JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (KINY) The Community outreach program, Operation Santa Claus, is going strong in its 61st year.
Village shut down for five hours
St. Mary's, Alaska (KINY) A squabble between a boyfriend and girlfriend led to the village being placed on lock down, Alaska State Troopers said.
Senator Wilson claims he has been cleared of sexual harassment claim
Wasilla, Alaska (KINY) Senator David Wilson held a press conference Thursday and said he has been cleared of a sexual harassment claim from an incident in June.
Candy laced with marijuana
Bethel, Alaska (KINY) Some Bethel Regional High school students were disciplined after they were caught allegedly selling marijuana laced gummy bears to their classmates.
Light Rain and 45 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are Southeast at 12.7 MPH (11 KT). The pressure is 1016.8 mb and the humidity is 97%. The wind chill is 39. Last Updated on Dec 12 2017, 5:53 am AKST.