Scott Burton hosts on Friday, September 6, 2019.
And we’ll take a look at the current state of the Alaska Marine Highway System with Robert Venables, chair of the state’s Marine Transportation Advisory Board and the executive director of Southeast Conference. Here are links to addition ferry stories by Joe Viechnicki, Jacob Resneck, and Claire Stremple.
Alaska has a lot going on right now.
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- Alaska state lawmakers say they're looking forward to learning what Dunleavy’s plans are for the budget.
- A hiker stranded overnight on Mount Roberts was retrieved by local authorities Friday, according to the Alaska State Troopers.
- With this grant from the U.S. Department of Education, the institute says it’s about 70% to its goal for this project.
- “We will remain an accredited university. Period. End of report," says University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen.