Stories include a missing Togiak fisherman, a Selawik man who died while swimming, an Anchorage shooting that killed a 15 year boy, latest fundraising totals by gubernatorial candidates, wage increases approved for Juneau police and firefighters, and possible Siberian smoke in Southeast Alaska.
- The Alaska Housing Finance Corporation is working with statewide partners to hire a rural homelessness coordinator.
- Tamika Ledbetter currently manages the Anchorage/Mat-Su Economic Region for the department.
- While it’s customary for new administrations to ask some employees to resign, Dunleavy’s transition broadened the request to include all at-will workers.
- Overseas votes that were mailed by Election Day must arrive by Nov. 21, when the final count will happen.