Newscast – Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020

In this newscast:

  • The Alaska House passes a spending package to cover additional current-year budget costs,
  • small Southeast Alaska communities cut off from septic tank services cope with sewage,
  • federal officials reveal their seizure of 82 guns and name 16 Anchorage-area defendants as result of a months-long investigation,
  • NOAA shares signs that the Pacific Ocean’s last marine heatwave and its far-ranging effects may be abating,
  • leaders of the University of Alaska Anchorage announce elimination or suspension of more than a dozen academic programs, and
  • Amazon opens a cashier-less grocery store in Seattle.

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