DHSS adds 116 cases of COVID-19 statewide
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services has announced 116 new people identified with COVID-19.
Trump to issue US, Canada cross-border rail permit
Washington, DC (KINY) - President Donald Trump has stated he will issue a permit for an Alaska to Alberta Cross-Border Rail line between the U.S. and Canada.
Justice Bolger says some jury trials to resume in November
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - Misdemeanor jury trials in Alaska will resume in November after the pandemic forced an eight-month hiatus, the state's top court said.
Juneau EV Road Rally to hit the streets on Saturday
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Due to COVID-19 safety this year, Juneau will host a safe, in-your-vehicle, Juneau EV Road Rally on Saturday, Sept. 26.
Judge removes Trump public lands boss for serving unlawfully
Washington, DC (AP) - The acting head of the Bureau of Land Management has been serving unlawfully, a federal judge ruled on Friday, Sept. 25.
Delegation upset over Alaska Native Corporation court ruling
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - U.S. Senators Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan, and Congressman Don Young commented on a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals determining Alaska Native Corporations are ineligible for tribal assistance under the CARES Act.
Alaska Native Corporations are ineligible for federal tribal aid funds
Washington, DC (AP) - Alaska Native Corporations are not eligible to receive a share of the $8 billion in federal coronavirus relief funding set aside for tribes, a federal appeals court panel ruled Friday.
Libertarian Alaska House candidate files ballot complaint
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Libertarian Scott Kohlhaas, candidate for House District 16, has filed a complaint against the Alaska Division of Elections and Director Gail Fenumiai.
'Visit America Act' advances from Senate Commerce Committee
Washington, DC (KINY) - U.S. Senators Dan Sullivan, a member of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, and Angus King (I-Maine), applauded the unanimous passage of the Visit America Act, introduced in June.
DHSS reports 6 new COVID-19 deaths
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services today announced six deaths and 128 new people identified with COVID-19 in Alaska.
Berg Bay property to provide Huna Tlingit access to traditional cultural site
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Conservation Fund, National Park Foundation, Hoonah Indian Association and National Park Service announced the addition of a 150-acre cultural site to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
CBJ reports 7 new COVID-19 cases on Friday
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The City and Borough of Juneau Emergency Operations Center is reporting seven new Juneau residents with COVID-19.