KTOO’s midday newscast for 24, August, 2017:
Juneau’s state representatives said the Legislature accompished some good this year, but the lack of a long-term plan to balance the state’s budget was a major disappointment;
A Utah man pleaded not guilty Wednesday to first-degree murder in the July death of his wife in an Alaska cruise ship;
One of two residents of a downtown Juneau house raided this month pleaded not guilty to a drug conspiracy charge; and
It’s rained enough in Ketchikan the past couple of days that fish are swimming across the road.