News of the North from Saturday, November 21st, 2020
Winter Route change for Capital Transit on Saturday
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Capital Transit is implementing Winter Route Changes until midnight Saturday.
Barrett sentenced for 2016 killing of 16-year-old boy
Palmer, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska man was sentenced to 65 years in prison with 20 years suspended as one of four defendants in the 2016 killing of a 16-year-old boy.
State threatens eminent domain over Native allotment
Bethel, Alaska (AP) - The Alaska Department of Transportation says it plans to restart construction on a road that would better connect Bethel to its airport.
Salvation Army Thanksgiving event to be held downtown
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The annual Salvation Army Thanksgiving event, hosted by The Hangar on The Wharf for the past 23 years, will be held on Nov. 26.
Aurora Network broadband project gets FCC go-ahead
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - The Federal Communications Commission has approved a satellite relay that will bring broadband to all of Alaska.
Overcast and 38 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 5.8 MPH (5 KT). The pressure is 1004.8 mb and the humidity is 89%. The wind chill is 34. Last Updated on Nov 26 2020, 9:53 am AKST.