Marijuana tax revenue in Alaska fell for the second straight month in December, though a state tax auditor says the slide may be short lived.
In this newscast: The Board of Fisheries explores the possibility of a squid fishery in Southeast Alaska, Alaska marijuana growers grow frustrated with taxes on wholesale cannabis and a local athlete looks to send a Juneau team to the statewide Native Youth Olympics.
Shoppers in Juneau will continue to pay the same sales tax rates, for now. Voters also overwhelmingly backed a special 3 percent sales tax on marijuana products
Juneau voters are likely to be asked at least two ballot questions in October: Should the temporary 3 percent sales tax be renewed again? And, should it be permanent?