House committee gets blowback to dividend proposal
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - House lawmakers heard angry reactions to a bill that would pay residents a full Alaska Permanent Fund dividend this year but seek to change the dividend formula going forward.
Second brown bear spotted on Salmon Creek Trail
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - For the second time in recent days, the Alaska Department of Fish and Game received a report of a brown bear in the Salmon Creek Trail area.
Rep. Sullivan-Leonard speaks out against HB 1005
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Rep. Coleen Sullivan-Leonard is speaking out about a PFD bill currently before the House Finance Committee.
Fishing boat captain fined for polluting Southeast waters
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - A fishing boat captain who dumped sandblast waste into southeast Alaska waters was ordered to pay $10,000 and perform 40 hours of community service.
Juneau trails to get $2.3 million in grant money for upgrades
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Kaxdigoowu Héen Dei, or Brotherhood Bridge Trail in the Mendenhall Valley, and the Treadwell Ditch Trail on Douglas Island, will receive extensive improvements thanks to sizable award grants from the federal government, the State of Alaska, and local matching funds.
CBJ talks revenue, new city hall
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - City Manager Rorie Watt and Finance Director Bob Bartholomew were the featured speakers at the weekly luncheon of the Greater Juneau Chamber of Commerce.
Overcast and 51 F at Juneau, Juneau International Airport, AK
Winds are North at 5.8 MPH (5 KT). The pressure is 1020.3 mb and the humidity is 74%. The wind chill is 49. Last Updated on May 23 2019, 4:53 pm AKDT.