June Leffler & Jacob Resneck, KSTK - Wrangell & CoastAlaska


New vendor awarded $8.5M to service Coast Guard’s failing VHF sites

The federal government has signed a new vendor to begin repairs, but the Coast Guard continues to advise mariners to carry satellite phones and other more sophisticated means of communication as a back up.

Homeless shelters and services to see reduced funding

With a state capital budget passed, the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation said it will dole out checks to charities that have been trying to keep Alaskans off the streets. But those checks will only go so far.