Hoonah, Alaska (KINY) Two fishermen were safe after their boat went aground Saturday.
Coast Guard assists mariners
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Fireworks ban lifted
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Suspensions of fireworks use and sales were lifted for the Northern Panhandle including Haines, Skagway, and Juneau.
Company to develop metal deposit site in Northwest Alaska
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska company is finalizing plans to acquire and develop a site for mining metals that would be exported abroad, a report said.
Planned Anchorage airport construction may create 1,000 jobs
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — New storage facility construction projects at the Anchorage airport could create more than 1,000 jobs, officials said.
Assembly introduces ordinance for new JACC
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Assembly approved on-site consumption of marijuana after a lengthy public hearing Monday night.
New House Finance measure retains about $90 Million of Governor's vetoes and increases PFD
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The House Finance Committee pushed out a substitute bill Monday afternoon.
House falls one vote short
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - House Speaker Bryce Edgmon said another vote will be held by the end of the month.
Glory Hall has option to purchase land in Valley to accommodate move from downtown
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Fundraising is now underway to relocate the Glory Hall from downtown to a Valley location.
Juneau weather forecaster announces retirement
Tom Ainsworth, the meteorologist-in-charge of the Juneau Weather Forecast Office since November of 2002, is retiring after 36 years with NOAA's National Weather Service.
Captain rescued near Sitka
Biorka Island, Alaska (KINY) - A U.S. Coast Guard aircrew and a good Samaritan boat crew medevaced the captain after he was injured aboard a fish processing vessel.
Kotzebue Fire Department's dog found beaten to death
Kotzebue, Alaska (KINY) - The dog, named Ash, was found outside the fire department on July 16.
Audit: Hospitals put Native Americans at risk with opioids
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Government hospitals placed Native American patients at increased risk for opioid abuse and overdoses, failing to follow their own protocols for prescribing and dispensing the drugs, according to a federal audit released Monday.
Budget cuts make Alaska only US state without arts council
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) — Alaska has become the only state without an arts council following a loss of funding through state budget cuts, officials said.
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Overcast and 60 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are East at 5.8 MPH (5 KT). The pressure is 1016.4 mb and the humidity is 86%. The wind chill is 60. Last Updated on Jul 23 2019, 6:53 am AKDT.