Newtok, Alaska (KINY) Three seal hunters, one a juvenile, spent the night stuck on a sandbar Monday but returned home safely Tuesday, Alaska State Troopers reported.
Newtok trio returns safely
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House Bill 331 Signed into Law by Walker, State to be Sued on Constitutionality
Juneau, AK (KINY) - Governor Walker has signed House Bill 331 into law, which is a bill aiming to pay off the remaining debt that the State of Alaska incurred under the defunct cashable tax credit program. However, the bill will be facing scrutiny in the courts.
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Juneau, AK (KINY) - The Juneau Commission on Sustainability took a look at the findings of Juneau's history thus far with electric vehicles and posed questions on where the city should go next.
Juneau's crime rate declines in 1st quarter of year according to preliminary figures
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) Some preliminary figures indicate Juneau's crime rate has dropped by about one-fifth.
Strawn gets 90 years in prison
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Urbanec sentenced for standoff with police
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Regents approve Haines timber sale
Fairbanks, Alaska (KINY) The University of Alaska Board of Regents voted 9-1 to approve the plan.
Strawn to be sentenced today
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Sport fishing closure ordered
Kenai, Alaska (KINY) The Alaska Department of Fish and Game ordered a shut down of sport fishing for King Salmon in the Kenai River.
Feds seek death penalty against Alaska man in 2016 deaths
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — U.S. prosecutors are seeking the death penalty against a 32-year-old Alaska man charged with crimes that resulted in the deaths of two people.
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