Men Plead Guilty to Creating 'Botnet' used to Crash the Web
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Three men pleaded guilty to creating a "botnet" known as Mirai that was used to paralyze chunks of the internet in 2016.
Gold Company Expands Alaska Operations North of Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK (AP) - The mineral rights to land north of Fairbanks has been acquired by a gold mining company, who believe there could be millions of ounces of gold in the area.
Study of black carbon on Juneau's ice field wrapping up
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center at the University of Alaska Southeast is wrapping up its Juneau Icefield black carbon study.
DOT Hosts Meeting To Discuss Dangerous Intersection in Juneau
Juneau, AK (KINY)-There was a good turn out, dozens of people came to the Juneau Valley Library to discuss how to make the Egan Drive, Fred Meyer intersection safer. That intersection does not have most of Juneau's collisions, but when a wreck does happen, there tends to be serious injuries because of the speeds involved. Kris Sell was at the Department of Transportation hosted meeting.
Defense bill to impact Alaska significantly
Washington, D.C. (KINY) U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan (R-AK) applauded the President for signing the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) into law,
Alleged robber threatens employees
Fairbanks, Alaska (KINY) Store employees were threatened with being stabbed during a shoplifting incident Tuesday.
Westlake refuses to resign
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) Amid calls to resign from the House Speaker and the Alaska Democratic Party, Representative Dean Westlake stood his ground Tuesday night with a statement stating he will not resign.
Washington Man who Preyed on Alaskan Trust Sentenced to Ten Years
Juneau, AK (KINY) - A man from Washington was sentenced to ten years in prison for defrauding Alaskans out of approximately $2.7 million.
Frozen Budz Products Test Positive for Mold and Too Much THC
Juneau, AK (KINY) - The tests on products manufactured by Frozen Budz have come back from the Marijuana Control Board.
September Seward Fire Investigation Concluded
Juneau, AK (KINY) - The investigation into the fatal Seward Street fire that occurred in September has been concluded.
Flags to be Lowered in Honor of Wasilla Man
Juneau, AK (KINY) - Governor Bill Walker is ordering for half-staff flags in honor of a Wasilla man that died in service to his country while deployed in Afghanistan.
State Leadership Releases Statements on Sen Wilson Allegations
Juneau, AK (KINY) - Official statements and other documents have been released on the allegation investigation of Sen. David Wilson involving a female staff member.