News of the North from Monday, January 11th, 2021
Juneau’s community risk level goes down
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is lowering the overall community risk to Level 2 Moderate.
Talks continuing on who will rule the State Senate
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The first session of the 32nd Alaska State Legislature convenes on Tuesday, January 19, but it's still not known who will be in charge of either body.
Assembly to confer with local legislative delegation
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Assembly meets with Juneau's legislative delegation Tuesday morning.
School Board to receive COVID update
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau School Board conducts a work session and regular meeting Tuesday.
Troopers report busy holiday enforcement effort
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The special three-week holiday enforcement effort by Alaska State Troopers and Wildlife Troopers kept them busy.
Rural Alaska presents challenges for vaccine distribution
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Officials say the usual transportation difficulties in rural Alaska have presented unique obstacles for distribution of COVID-19 vaccines.
Drugs seized in Klawock
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska State Troopers assisted by Klawock PD, Craig PD and Pretrial Enforcement, arrested a Klawock man on Friday for drug misconduct.
Light Rain and 40 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 13.8 MPH (12 KT). The pressure is 1015.0 mb and the humidity is 83%. The wind chill is 32. Last Updated on Jan 16 2021, 5:53 am AKST.