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Delta performs Juneau test runs

...starting May 29. Delta will serve Juneau seasonally, flying in and out of the capital city until the end of August, company spokesman Anthony Black said.Because Delta hasn't flown in or out of Juneau in 19 years, airport deputy manager Marc Cheatham said...
Alaska pot supporters make deal with opponents

...time in Congress.Messages from The Associated Press to a spokesman for former U.S. Rep. Patrick Kennedy, a Rhode Island...any money from the group.A Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol spokesman said in an email to the AP that his group has received financial...
State | AK legislature
Alaska ad proudly ties Begich to 'Obamacare'

...Good stories make good ads," Lottsfeldt said of the cancer survivor who thanks Begich for his help.Begich campaign spokesman Max Croes said the campaign does not comment on activities by friendly outside groups. Such groups are legally barred from...
Fatal crash investigated as homicide

...investigation into a deadly car crash that claimed the life of a Juneau teen as a homicide investigation.Lt. David Campbell, a spokesman for the Juneau Police Department, said that's the mindset JPD is taking as they decide whether to forward charges against...
House begins to debate abortion funding bill

...state health commissioner and are currently subject of a lawsuit brought by Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest. A spokesman for Planned Parenthood Votes Northwest, Erik Houser, said the case is on hold pending what happens in the Legislature...
State | AK legislature
Egan construction update

...Egan. The lights will allow for better driving visibility on dark and stormy nights, Alaska Department of Transportation spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said. If a motorist breaks down or needs to pull off to change a flat, they'll be visible to other drivers...
Troopers name 2 men killed in Alaska plane crash

...Mountain about 2 hours later. The crash occurred in clear and calm weather about 30 miles southeast of Bethel, Hageland spokesman Steve Smith said.It's too early to say what caused the plane to go down, said Clint Johnson, an investigator with the...
Two teens rescued on Mount Juneau Sunday night

...which troopers said expedited the rescue.They were picked up at 7:45 p.m., and no injuries were reported, Trooper spokesman Tim DeSpain told the Empire via email.Troopers viewed the incident as an opportunity to remind hikers to dress adequately...
VA partners with Anchorage health clinic

...administration is struggling with a shortage of physicians, one factor behind the new partnership, said Samuel Hudson, spokesman of the Alaska VA Healthcare System.Alaska has one of the fastest growing veteran populations in the country and has long...
Auke Bay church hit by arsonist

...don't want to be here."CCFR and the Juneau Police Department are investigating the incident together, Jager said. JPD spokesman Lt. David Campbell said it's early in the investigation and suspects have not yet been identified.Anyone with information...


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