Southeast Conference enthused about Alaska Airlines idea to convert waste to fuel
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Southeast Conference has been trying to figure out for years a more economical way for communities to get rid of their trash.
US delays some Alaska mineral developments for 2 years
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. Interior Department has announced a two-year delay of several orders issued by the Trump administration that looked to open 28 million acres of land in Alaska for mineral development.
Free vaccines for travelers to AK starting June 1
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy announced on Friday that, after June 1, travelers to Alaska will have the option of receiving a COVID-19 vaccine--regardless of their residency status or whether they intend to work in the state.
Governor announces proposal for American Rescue Plan funding
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Governor Mike Dunleavy announced his proposal for the one billion dollars Alaska is set to receive from the American Rescue Plan while at a press briefing on Friday.
High court takes up case on virus relief funding for tribes
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Monday in a case that will determine who is eligible for more than $530 million in federal virus relief funding set aside for tribes last year.
Alaska GOP lawmaker advocates for Puerto Rico statehood
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska Republican Rep. Don Young has advocated for Puerto Rico statehood, a decision that defies fellow party members across the country and state.
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This is the summer for FITs
Fully independent travelers (FITs) are critical to our community’s economic recovery.
Shouldn't the PFDs be Inflation-Proof?
The state should live within its means, and the PFD was meant to keep people on their toes.
Alaska Shouldn’t Spend Beyond Its Means – not even for PFD’s
Former Statehouse Representative Jennifer Johnston thinks it's time for Alaskans to start acting responsibly.
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