News of the North from Friday, February 14th, 2020
Hire for new position announced by SEACC
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Southeast Alaska Conservation Council introduced a new staff member on Acton Line Friday.
Alaska court allows recall group to begin next phase
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - The printers can start firing up the recall petitions.
Gold Medal Tournament pairings announced
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau Lions Club and KINY made the announcement on Capital Chat hosted by Steve Holloway.
Senate passes resolution to honor late Sen. Bettye Davis
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Senate passed House Concurrent Resolution 12 on Friday, dedicating Capitol Room 106 in the Alaska State Capitol to the late Senator Bettye J. Davis.
Man found guilty of abusing child
Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) - Robert Chamberlain, 49, was sentenced to 25 years in prison this week for two felony charges.
Ketchikan sex offender arrested for thefts
Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) - A grand jury indicted Cody Ryan Mathwig, 31, on multiple charges of theft Thursday.
Sitka man sent to prison for firing gun from vehicle
Sitka, Alaska (KINY) - Vicente Carlos, 55, received 59 months in prison with 35 months suspended.
Victims identified from plane crash
Bethel, Alaska (KINY) - The victims ranged in age from 18 to 66 years old.
Goldbelt Seawolf helps out Hoonah
Hoonah, Alaska (KINY) - Goldbelt Transportation's new vessel, the Goldbelt Seawolf, was filled with basketball players, a team of tax accountants and representativesf rom Sealaska and UAS.
Suspect in killings at Alaska gold shop claims self-defense
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - A defense attorney said police arrested the wrong person in the 2017 shooting deaths of three men at a coin and precious metals shop in Anchorage.
Light Freezing Rain Snow Pellets Fog/Mist and 29 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are Southwest at 3.5 MPH (3 KT). The pressure is 1011.2 mb and the humidity is 89%. Last Updated on Feb 16 2020, 9:53 am AKST.