Wrangell to introduce masking resolution in the borough
Wrangell, Alaska (KINY) - A resolution is on tap Aug. 11 in Wrangell to ask citizens to wear masks in the borough.
Crane scrapes underside of Juneau-Douglas Bridge
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A barge transitting under the Juneau-Douglas Bridge hit the bridge with a crane that was extended on Wednesday.
North Slope produced more July oil than it had since 2013
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska North Slope region produced more oil in July than it had since 2013.
JPD deals with unruly downtown crowd during arrest
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Juneau police arrested multiple individuals in downtown on Wednesday night after a crowd gathered and challenged their actions.
Dunleavy recall campaign not on track to be on ballot
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - A vote to recall Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy will not be on the state's general election ballot in November.
UAS merger study rescinded by Regents
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The University of Alaska Board of Regents has voted to rescind its action of June 4 calling for a study to explore merging the University of Alaska Southeast with the school in Fairbanks.
Sen. Kiehl praises UA Board of Regents on UAS decision
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Senator Jesse Kiehl praised the University of Alaska Board of Regents decision to not dissolve the University of Alaska Southeast.
2020 AFN Convention will be held virtually
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Federation of Natives board of directors has decided that the 2020 Annual Convention will be virtual, citing on-going COVID-19 health and safety concerns.
Overfishing of geoducks in Ketchikan area lead to charges against two out of state residents
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Two Washington State residents have been charged with fishing violations in the Ketchikan area.
School Board president believes an online start to school is the right decision
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Juneau School Board President Brian Holst was asked about the decision to start school this year with distance learning while a guest on Action Line.
Administrators of CARES Act grants for businesses and non-profits outline their plans
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau Economic Development Council and the Juneau Community Foundation have been designated by the Assembly to oversee the administration of Cares Act funding grants.
UnCruise passengers quarantining in Juneau after positive test
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - The first cruise in an already decimated southeast Alaska cruise season came to a devastating end Wednesday when a small ship carrying more than 35 passengers had to return to Juneau because one of the guests had tested positive for COVID-19.
Patches Fog and 51 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 4.6 MPH (4 KT). The pressure is 1007.3 mb and the humidity is 96%. The wind chill is 50. Last Updated on Aug 6 2020, 7:53 am AKDT.