Changes are coming to the Iditarod’s board of directors. According to a press release, the board of the Iditarod Trail Committee approved expanding its numbers from nine to 12 earlier this month. And several directors may step down.
Police are investigating the report of gunfire this weekend near a problem property on Harris Street. Police say the 42-year-old man complained about loud noise. During a verbal altercation, the man and one of the visitors fired guns.
Alaska’s economy could suffer as a result of China’s 25 percent tariff on American seafood imports and that worries U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. In a written statement, Murkowski urges President Donald Trump to reach a trade policy with China that protects the export market.