In this excerpt of a KTOO newscast, Rosemarie Alexander profiles some Juneau residents who were in New York during and immediately following the September 11th attacks. And then State Webmaster Andy Kline reviews some of the latest websites that include perspectives from other worldwide media. You can check them out by clicking on the Web Walk link below.
- Lawmakers plan to spend as little as one day in Juneau, as they meet Thursday for their third special session this year.
- Charging documents state that a seizure caused an accident that left two people dead July 4th last year. The driver in a van accident, Chris Allen, 24, is facing murder and manslaughter charges.
- Alaska Airlines is still ironing out operational wrinkles following the acquisition of Virgin America last year. At the same time, its smaller, regional airline is still grappling with a pilot shortage.
- A green sponge discovered in 2005 in Southeast Alaska waters has unique properties that could be used to treat certain types of cancer. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration hosted a news conference Wednesday morning.