Researchers found about three-times the level of toxin accepted by the Food and Drug Administration.
Johnson said he’s leaving to be close to family. He has kids and grandkids in the Lower 48.
University of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Rick Caulfield said University of Alaska Southeast will lose $400,000 – $600,000 under the current plan.
“Things have to have an endpoint to it, or they have to have something that keeps directing you, telling you that you’re in the right area,” said troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters.
Nicholas Meyer, a Coast Guard Sector Juneau command duty officer said rescue crews searched more than 180 square miles to find Charles.
The potential government shutdown would come at the busiest — and worst — time for the state office that processes teacher certifications. And unresolved state education funding is compounding the teacher hiring crunch.
The Legislature has until July 1, to pass a budget, or the state government will shut down.
In this newscast: Lawmakers are on track to lead the state into a government shut down; the recall of three Homer city councilmembers failed; a sunken Sitka tugboat was lifted out of the water and placed on a barge to be towed to Seattle.
Gold Rush Days is sponsored by over 40 Juneau businesses and local residents generally donate about $30,000 each year.
“If the subtleties become so much that the cuts are so deep, then all the sudden somebody is going to go, ‘What happened to that school district?’” warned Hoonah’s outgoing superintendent.