Former Alaska State Trooper convicted of Attempted Sexual Abuse of a Minor in the Second Degree
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - Former Alaska State Trooper Vance Peronto was convicted Friday of one count of attempted abuse of a minor in the second degree.
The State intervenes in federal lawsuits that challenge Willow Project and opposes effort to stop construction
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - The state of Alaska filed to intervene Thursday and Friday in lawsuits that challenge the recent federal approval of the Willow Project, an oil development, estimated to produce more than 600 million barrels over 30 years and is described as the largest project in size and scale to be developed on the North Slope in more than 20 years.
Indigenous artists help skateboarding earn stamp of approval
PHOENIX (AP) - Years ago, skateboarding was branded as a hobby for rebels or stoners in city streets, schoolyards and back alleys. Those days are long gone.
Sitka Police Department makes drug arrest, seizes cocaine street valued at $24,140
Sitka, Alaska (KINY) - Michael Souza was arrested on two felony counts of Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree and one count of Misconduct Involving a Controlled Substance in the Fifth Degree.
2 face charges in death of Alaska man after online post
Klawock, Alaska (AP) - Two southeast Alaska men face charges in the beating death of a man who was attacked because of a social media post, according to an investigator's affidavit.
Fatal fire in Fairbanks claims one life
Fairbanks, Alaska (KINY) - On Friday, Mar. 24, at 11:07 a.m., Fairbanks Emergency Communication Center received an emergency call reporting a structure fire in the 300 block of Bonnifield Street.
Juneau School District gives response to scam
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - Superintendent Bridget Weiss with the Juneau School District joined Action Line to talk about a variety of topics.
Senate Rules Committee Introduces Legislation to Fix Flaws in Alaska’s Oil Tax Structure
Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The Senate Rules Committee introduced legislation today to fix several flaws in Alaska’s oil tax structure. Senate Bill 114 would level the playing field by having all oil producers pay the same corporate income tax rate as corporations at 9.4%. This would only apply after the first $4 million in annual net income.
Skagway preparing for its biggest cruise season yet
Skagway, Alaska (KINY) - Jaime Bricker joined Dano on KINY's Morning Show to give a historic update on Skagway's cruise port.
ConocoPhillips details gas leak cause, remedies at hearing
Anchorage, Alaska (AP) - ConocoPhillips, which last week received U.S. government approval for the massive Willow oil drilling project in Alaska, detailed reasons for a natural gas leak at another North Slope field that prompted the evacuation of 300 employees last year.
Anchorage man sentenced to 21 years for role in multistate drug trafficking organization
Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) - A federal District Court judge sentenced an Anchorage man to 21 years imprisonment followed by six years of supervised release on March 22, 2023, for his role in a drug trafficking organization that spanned multiple states
New revenue estimate for Willow project presents rosier picture for Alaska treasury
Juneau, Alaska (Alaska Beacon) - Changed assumptions about tax credits, oil prices and other factors result in an estimate of early cash losses over a shorter period than was previously predicted