On Wednesday, January 16, Governor Sean Parnell will deliver the annual state of the state address.
360 North and Gavel Alaska will provide live coverage of the address and the Democratic Response both online and over the air. The address will also air on KTOO radio.
The 7 p.m. broadcast will be anchored by Rosemarie Alexander, KTOO News Director and Alexandra Gutierrez, State Capitol Correspondent for the Alaska Public Radio Network.
- A coalition of groups called Fair Anchorage that is opposed to the measure plans to mount a public education campaign over the next several months.
- The Senate hasn’t passed the bill yet. Don Young hinted the Trump administration might not need new legislation to take action.
- On Wednesday, state Sen. David Wilson filed a letter of intent to run for lieutenant governor. Later the same day, he amended that filing, saying he is not running.
- Wreckage from the F/V Destination has been found off St. George Island. The boat and its six crew members were fishing for snow crab when they disappeared Feb. 11.