Alaska News July 26, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: California driver dies after crashing into 2 vehicles on Sterling Highway and more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: Akiak To Become First Y-K Delta Community With High-Speed, Broadband Internet and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: This Day In Alaska History July 26th, 1950 and more ->
 
 
 
 
KINY: Tlingit Stamp release ceremony to be held Friday and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Suzanne Downing, Editor, Must Read Alaska: Monday Newsletter for July 26, 2021
 
 
 
 
Craig Medred: Humpies go home!
 
 
 
 
By Natalie Clunan, Only In Your State Alaska: 7 Scenic Rail Trails In Alaska That Are Downright Picture Perfect

Alaska News July 24, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Alaska assistant attorney general removed from caseload pending investigation into racist tweets; Former worker sues Fred Meyer, claims she was fired after reporting safety and sanitation concerns and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: NOAA’s first tribal research coordinator aims to build partnerships with Alaska’s Indigenous communities and more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: Bethel’s Qacung Steven Blanchett’s New Album Features Alaskan Indigenous Pop Artists and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: The majesty and mystery of Alaska yellow cedar; This Day In Alaska History July 24th, 1897 and more ->
 
 
 
 
Fairbanks News Webcenter 11: University of Alaska Fairbanks tests which vegetables grow best in the Interior; Gardening Report: University of Fairbanks Professor explains the basics of composting; The World Eskimo Indian Olympics are Back and more ->
 
 
 
 
KSTK: Wrangell Coast Guard Auxiliary seeks volunteers and more ->

Alaska News July 23, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Woman living in connex dies of apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in Hooper Bay, troopers say; Alaska’s News Source celebrates life of longtime employee Jeff Dowd; Anchorage woman’s homegrown business about to expand national presence; Anchorage nonprofit helps ensure that every pet is fed and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTUU Alaska’s Public Media: When schools shut down in Alaska, these students went moose hunting; Alaskans will have chance to weigh in on long-term budget changes, starting next week and more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta and more -> Alaska Native Women Led Business Offers Job Training For Rural Residents;
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: The Bureau of Land Management takes next steps to prioritize public land order selection for Alaska Native Vietnam-era Vets; Troopers Safely Take Suicidal Man into Protective Custody on Little Susitna River Thursday; This Day In Alaska History July 23rd, 1907 and more ->
 
 
 
 
Fairbanks News Webcenter 11: Celebrating 75 years of growth and scientific achievement at the Geophysical Institute and more ->
 
 
 
 
By KFSK: Kinder Skog camp offers hands-on marine science experience; New outdoor covered space finished at Petersburg’s museum and more ->
 
 
 
 
Fireside Books presents Shelf Awareness for Readers for Friday, July 23, 2021
 
 
 
 
By Michael Armstrong, The Homer News: ‘Hero Unaware’ based on author’s compilation of father’s war correspondence. Letters home span the entire length of World War II from a Navy corpsman’s perspective.
 
 
 
 
By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: There’s An Airbnb In A Modern Shipping Container In Alaska And It’s Downright Cozy
 
 
By Courtney, Only In Your State Alaska: If You Didn’t Know About These 10 Swimming Holes In Alaska, They’re A Must Visit
 
 
 
 

 
 

Alaska News July 21 & 22, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: New major general takes command of US Army Alaska; More cars on the road means additional police patrols; College Gate Elementary School vandalized and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: Canada opens its border to US citizens next month. Here’s what you’ll need to get in.; Crew rescued after fishing boat sinks south of Ketchikan; Alaska Airlines passenger flew on Southeast milk run after testing positive for COVID-19, health officials say and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: Estonian Citizen Pleads Guilty to Computer Fraud and Abuse; Wasilla Business Owner Kidnapped and Robbed early Tuesday Morning; Congressman Don Young Stands Up for Alaska’s Environment and Public Health, Votes for PFAS Action Act; This Day In Alaska History July 21st, 1917; July 22nd, 1902 and more ->
 
 
 
 
Fairbanks News Webcenter 11: 8 lucky Alaskan students to join STEM education program and more ->
 
 
 
 
The Arctic Sounder: Moose and caribou hunt on federal lands will remain open to all and more ->
 
 
 
 
KINY: National Night Out coming up August 3 in Juneau
 
 
 
 
Craig Medred: They’re back
 
 
 
 
Seeking Alpha: Alaska Communications launches internet service AKXinternet
 
 
 
 
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By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: See The Impressive Juneau Creek Falls When You Hike This Stunning Trail Through The Kenai Mountains In Alaska
 
 
By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: Escape The Big City On The Breathtaking Turnagain Arm Trail In Alaska
 
 
 
 

Alaska News July 19 & 20, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Anchorage man arrested after high-speed chase on Parks Highway; Anchorage engineer is developing a way to turn ocean plastic into building material; Growing Alaska: Planting the right variety of fruit trees for the climate and more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: LKSD Students Can Earn High School And College Credits In New ANSEP Program and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: Driver in Saturday’s Fatal Rollover in Soldotna Charged with Murder; This Day In Alaska History July 19th, 1917, July 20th, 1917 and more ->
 
 
 
 
KSTK: Wrangell and Petersburg join together to raise money for congenital heart defect research and more ->
 
 
 
 
KFSK: Why the search for invasive crab species ‘matters to all of us’ and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Tom Kizzia For the Homer News: Homer Foundation at 30: Three women helped build Homer Foundation — and Homer Heath, Bittner and Epperson helped created Homer’s community foundation.
 
 
 
 
By Alex DeMarban, ADN: Open & Shut: A bike apparel boutique for women and a late-night diner open, while the Bradley House and a taco truck end their run
 
 
 
 
Craig Medred: Biggest epidemic
 
 
 
 
By Michael R Dougherty, Anchorage Memories: Anchorage’s First Live Network Television Broadcast
Were You Watching 52 Years Ago on July 20th 1969?
Anchorage TV stations brought you the moon landing on the first live network TV broadcast seen in Alaska.
 
 
 
 
By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: Take A Ride On The Longest Zipline In Alaska At Icy Strait Point

Alaska News July 18, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: 2 injured after motorcyclist fleeing troopers crashes into ATV near Wasilla; Troopers rescue person stuck on stranded boat for two days on Kenai Peninsula; Crews recover body of man who went missing while swimming in Index Lake in Chickaloon; Car engulfs in flames at South Beach in Kenai An SUV is engulfed in flames at South Beach in Kenai on Saturday afternoon. And more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s News Source: From burgers to buildings, supply chain woes are hitting Alaska; Pamyua co-founder’s new album features some of Alaska’s best-known Indigenous pop artists; Juneau-based singer and songwriter’s single ‘Another Rainy Day’ weathered the storm and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: This Day In Alaska History July 18th, 1922 and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Craig Medred: Hyenas are us

Alaska News July 17, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: 2 rescued after emergency landing in Susitna River; Man seriously injured at Chugach Electric substation triggered Downtown Anchorage power outage; Last Frontier Honor Flights resume in October; Local veteran-owned company targeted by thieves for a second time and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s News Source: World Eskimo Indian Olympics returns to Fairbanks for 60th anniversary; Are non-native mule deer a threat? Fish and Game wants to find out. And more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: Bethel Planning Commission Approves Permit For Third Marijuana Store and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: This Day In Alaska History July 17th, 1897 and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Doug Capra, The Seward Journal: John Wesley Cook 1940-2021
 
 
 
 

Alaska News July 16, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Longtime Alaska Zoo resident Jake the brown bear dies; Camp Shriver makes for special days for the Special Olympics; Groundbreaking held for new Houston High School and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: Man sentenced in wife’s beating death on Alaska cruise dies; LISTEN: What I learned from an unusual brown bear encounter near Anchorage; Juneau coffee shop gets makeover from Tlingit artists; Kenai ​Peninsula parents join national outcry over critical race theory. School district says it’s not in the curriculum. And more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: US Treasury Changes ARPA Rules, Grants All Tribes $1 Million and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Alaska Native News: Visit to glacier begins with wildlife encounter; This Day In Alaska History July 16th, 1916 and more ->
 
 
 
 
Fairbanks News Webcenter 11: Lifelong Fairbanksan becomes Chief Justice of the Alaska Supreme Court; Alaska Paramedics graduate after an unusual year and more ->
 
 
 
 
By KINY: Fully vaccinated Americans may enter Canada as of mid-August; Tlingit & Haida Constructs Greenhouse and more ->
 
 
 
 
By Doug Capra, The Seward Journal: The last homesteaders: John and Ginger Davidson at Driftwood Bay Part 6
 
 
 
 
KFSK: Vigil honors Canadian victims, local survivors of Indigenous residential schools and more ->
 
 
 
 
STORIES FROM NORTHERN CANADA AND ALASKA: Deep Forest and Rugged Mountains
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 

Alaska News July 15, 2021

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Anchorage School District says masks will likely be optional this fall; Hospice of Anchorage Resource Center expands; Bike theft reports down nearly 35% in Anchorage this year and more ->
 
 
 
 
KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: State to measure extent of toxic chemical spread in Gustavus; ‘So much Chapstick’: Denali base camp worker reflects on her first year on the glacier; Skagway Traditional Council battles invasive plants and more ->
 
 
 
 
KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: Recent Shooting Marks Third Korean Cab Driver Violently Attacked In Bethel; Bethel Planning Commission To Consider Dispensary Permit And Changes To Bed And Breakfast Rules; Pies! Pies! Pies! An Australian Delicacy MEATS Bethel and more ->
 
 
 
 
Alaska Native News: This Day In Alaska History July 15th, 1923 and more ->
 
 
 
 
KINY: Juneau, Alaska (KINY) – The Juneau Police Department received reports that a man had assaulted a woman outside of the Nugget Mall Tuesday Afternoon. And more ->
 
 
 
 
By Doug Capra, The Seward Journal The last homesteaders: John and Ginger Davidson at Driftwood Bay Part 5
 
 
 
 
By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: Race The Alaskan Tide To Complete Your Hike Along Stunning Resurrection Bay
 
 
By Megan McDoald, Only in Your State Alaska: Climb High Up Into The Mountain Range To See This Alpine Lake Up Close In Alaska
 
 
 
 
Craig Medred: Fooling ourselves?
 
 
 
 
Anchorage Press: Sure, the Foo Fighters, but have you heard about…

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