In this newscast:
- State lawmakers close in on a compromise criminal justice bill to repeal Senate Bill 91,
- the Legislature passes a bill to restore alcohol licensing at recreational sites like ski areas and fairs,
- how seafood marketers and timber businesses are coping with the trade war with China,
- locals in Ketchikan pour in support after Monday’s plane crash, and
- the U.S. House passes a bill clearing a legal cloud over a particular land right Alaska tribes have sought.
- A federal investigation into Monday’s fatal floatplane crash near Metlakatla has begun, and both victims have been identified.
- Rallies took place across the country Tuesday as abortion rights supporters spoke out against the recent passage of more restrictive legislation in several states.
- While a demonstration at BP's Denver headquarters was underway on Monday, the architect of a broader strategy to deter ANWR drilling was on a train, traversing the length of the United Kingdom.
- The city is looking into a new way to deal with properties that make frequent appearances on the police blotter.