In this newscast:
- Anchorage is hit by an outbreak of mumps,
- state wildlife troopers investigate a black bear shot dead outside the Mendenhall Mall,
- 60 members of Alaska’s Air National Guard deploy overseas to combat the Islamic State,
- king salmon sport fishing reopens in much of Southeast Alaska, and
- the National Weather Service issues a special weather statement forecasting 3 to 5 inches of heavy rain into Wednesday night.
- Walker also proposed process changes. Lawmakers' per diem payments would stop if they don't pass a budget in the 90-day session set by state law. Their salaries would also be delayed. Another change would shift the state to a two-year budget.
- Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office Director Erika McConnell recommended that the control board revoke the manufacturer's license.
- An Alaska-based coalition wants the Permanent Fund Corporation to drop all of its fossil fuel holdings
- The tax credits are scheduled to be paid off fully in 2025. Walker and the Department of Revenue are proposing paying them off by 2019 at a discount.