Newscast – Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021

In this newscast:

  • The number of Americans with eating disorders has skyrocketed during the pandemic and Alaska doesn’t have enough resources to help them
  • Want a receipt for your City of Juneau taxes? There’s a new online tool that shows residents just that
  • Juneau’s public market is back and in-person, but with a few new rules
  • Twenty-one Republican state attorneys general have sent a letter to President Joe Biden criticizing his COVID-19 vaccine mandate
  • Scientists in Homer and Seward have spent the last several decades tracking a pod of killer whales as it approaches extinction
  • State health officials reported 16 new cases of COVID-19 among Juneau residents on Wednesday

Rashah McChesney

Daily News Editor, KTOO

I help the newsroom establish daily news priorities and do hands-on editing to ensure a steady stream of breaking and enterprise news for a local and regional audience.

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