Newscast — Monday, June 22, 2020

In this newscast:

  • University of Alaska President Jim Johnson’s resignation was accepted during an emergency meeting of the UA Board of Regents today.
  • Construction of rural Alaska’s largest solar panel installation is currently underway above the arctic circle in Kotzebue.
  • Passengers on Alaska’s mainline ferries are now being required to get a COVID-19 test before traveling.
  • Around 150 Sitkans marched on Friday to commemorate Juneteenth.
  • Some Alaska residents have questioned whether a statue of a British explorer in downtown Anchorage should be removed.

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