A proposition on the August 27th statewide primary election ballot may cause some confusion for Alaska voters. We take a look at the proposal for preferential voting. Then, state webmaster Andy Kline joins us in the studio for a discussion about some of the websites that will be available this election season. You can check them out by clicking on the Web Walk link at the bottom of this page.
- The farther west you go, the worse it looks for Alaska's Steller sea lions. At the end of the Aleutian chain, the population is dropping about 7 percent a year.
- The city’s privately-owned electric utility is trying to expand a program, aimed at shifting when those drivers juice their cars.
- Plows cleared away slushy snow Saturday morning. But icy conditions persisted because state workers wanted to avoid using too much overtime. Budget cuts to the Alaska Department of Transportation will affect drivers for another winter.
- For the past three months, a magistrate judge based in Yakutat has covered Haines arraignments and other court proceedings. But this week, that changes.