Local chamber issues statement on Dunleavy budget
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Juneau Chamber of Commerce has issued a statement on the budget proposed by Governor Dunleavy for next fiscal year.
Sturgeon wins court battle
Washington, DC (KINY) - The U.S. Supreme Court voted (9-0) on behalf of John Sturgeon finding that the Nation River is state and not federal land and is therefore navigable.
EPA administrator recuses himself from Pebble Mine decisions
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says he is recusing himself from decisions related to the proposed Pebble Mine in southwest Alaska.
Alaska vet says sled dog's death caused by pneumonia
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A veterinarian has determined the death of a competition sled dog was due to pneumonia contracted by inhaling stomach contents.
Board of game votes against bear hunting rule changes
Kodiak, Alaska (P) - The Alaska Board of Game has voted against changes to bear hunting regulations.
Convicted Palin stalker charged with misdemeanor assault, resisting arrest
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - A man convicted of stalking former Gov. Sarah Palin’s daughter, Bristol Palin, has been charged after allegedly assaulting a police officer and resisting arrest.
The Latest: Dunleavy wants meeting with Alaska chief justice
Juneau, Alaska (AP) — Gov. Mike Dunleavy says he looks forward to scheduling a meeting with the chief justice of the Alaska Supreme Court to discuss a dispute over judicial nominees.
Pentagon: Missile defense test succeeds in shootdown
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it has successfully tested a missile defense system designed to shoot down a North Korean missile aimed at the U.S.
Domestic violence call ends in arrest of Ketchikan man
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A Ketchikan man was jailed over the weekend in a domestic violence case investigated by Alaska State Troopers.
Visitor to Fairbanks jail, locked up there after attempting to smuggle in a controlled substance
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - A visitor to the Fairbanks Correctional Center joined an inmate she was visiting there after she was charged with trying to smuggle a controlled substance into the facility.
Suspected impaired driver strikes 2 children on Anchorage sidewalk
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 60-year-old woman was held on suspicion of operating a vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs after a traffic crash that seriously injured two children on bicycles in Eagle River.
Groups: EPA has dragged heels on oil dispersant rules
New Orleans (AP) — Environmental groups and women from Alaska and Louisiana say the Environmental Protection Agency has dragged its heels on issuing rules for oil spill dispersants, and they're ready to sue to demand them.