UPDATE: COVID-19 cases rise to 171 across state, 12 confirmed in Juneau
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Department of Health & Social Services reported Saturday that 14 new cases were reported across the state.
Alaska Republicans re-elect Clary as party chairman
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Republican Party held its state convention this week and affirmed party officeholders.
Ketchikan COVID-19 cases stay at 14, PPE supplies are in hand
Ketchikan, Alaska (KTKN) - There were no new cases of COVID-19 in Ketchikan as of Friday afternoon and the number of positive cases of COVID-19 remains at 14.
Montana high school hires Juneau educator, administrator
Bozeman, Montana (KINY) - A Montana school district has hired a long-time middle school principal in Juneau.
Alaska enrolls students in Florida-based virtual school
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s administration has launched a new virtual school for Alaska students in partnership with a Florida program.
Mendenhall Glacier Park receives comments on expansion plan
Juneau, Alaska (AP) - The U.S. Forest Service has received more than 100 comments on an expansion project in the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area, revealing some residents have reservations about the plans.
Alaska now has 157 cases of COVID-19 statewide, no new deaths
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - The Department of Health & Social Services reported a total of 157 COVID-19 cases in Alaska as of Friday afternoon.
Gov. Dunleavy takes new action on COVID-19 Economic Stabilization Plan
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Alaska Governor Mike Dunleavy today announced new steps taken to advance the Alaska COVID-19 Economic Stabilization Plan.
State issues Health Mandate No. 10 regarding face masks
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The State of Alaska is recommending the use of cloth face coverings in public places.
DHSS reports 11th COVID-19 case in Juneau
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Alaska Department of Health and Social Services has reported another confirmed case of COVID-19 in Juneau.
Rep. Pruitt asks Dunleavy to release PFD early to assist families, economy
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - House Minority Leader Lance Pruitt has sent a letter to Gov. Mike Dunleavy requesting he direct the Alaska Department of Revenue to distribute this year’s PFD payments as soon as legally possible.
Studded tire statute suspended by Gov. Dunleavy until May
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - To ease the financial burden of Alaskans and to assist with preventing the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Mike Dunleavy has suspended a statute referencing studded tire usage, until May 11.