The latest local, state, and regional news is compiled from reports from the KTOO newsroom, CoastAlaska stations, wire services, the Alaska Public Radio Network, and the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and can be heard as often as five times each morning during Morning Edition.
- Alaska Airlines CFO said most of the 68 Airbus jets in Virgin's fleet this year are on leases that run through at least 2021.
- The suspended doctor had a breakdown in January, requested a leave of absence from the hospital, then resigned.
- Researchers at Yale have landed on a particular way of describing our complicated, contradictory climate change opinions.
- President Trump has proposed spending cuts to programs that prop up rural areas that voted for him. While some policy experts bemoan that, there are rural voters who fully support those cuts.