In this newscast: Testing of the human leg found in Gastineau Channel may take up to a year, the state of Alaska anticipates getting another reprieve on federal REAL ID compliance, missile defense officials say Kodiak will host anti-missile test launches this summer, and possible thunder storms are in the weather forecast.
In this newscast: The Juneau Assembly receives a large donation for whale statue infrastructure, OKs beer sales at Eaglecrest and adopts a budget, Gov. Bill Walker proposes a head tax as part of a compromise state budget package, and Goldbelt shareholders oust two longtime board members at their annual meeting.
In this newscast: The founder of a Juneau mental health nonprofit announces he’s running for Don Young’s seat in Congress, a campaign in Anchorage is counting panhandlers and hopes to reduce it by 75 percent over three years,
Fairbanks officials hope to create a $20,000 police recruit bonus to get law enforcement up to full staff, and Emma Hill and Kat Moore perform “2 Seconds Flat” in the fifth part of our eight-part Red Carpet Concert series filmed during the Alaska Folk Festival.
In this newscast: One of the victims in Friday’s hate speech train stabbing in Portland had Juneau ties, Alaska State Troopers identify the second person killed in Saturday’s small plane crash on Saturday, Juneau’s outgoing high school seniors started a new tradition before graduating on Sunday, and our second Red Carpet Concert with Alaska Folk Festival artists Caleb Klauder and Reeb Willms is out.
In this newscast: NTSB investigates helicopter crash on Herbert Glacier; GCI is hiking its internet rates; University of Alaska Fairbanks gets a new chancellor and Deceased members of a WWII-era Native Alaskan militia will be recognized by Gov. Bill Walker….
In this newscast: An AP and USA Today Network analysis identifies five children in Alaska who have fatally shot themselves or another child between 2014 and 2016, U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan introduces a bill to bolster missile defense in response to North Korea, and the Iditarod Sled Dog Race loses a major backer and blames animal rights activists.