Alaska News Nightly: Friday, July 19, 2024

Alaska institutions face disruptions caused by a software update. Plus, arguments in a lawsuit over the Southeast king troll fishery open.

20.Jul.2024


Anchorage shelter contract extended as leaked text investigation stews

Assembly Chair Chris Constant said he’s seen a draft of the investigation report and has been discussing next steps with city lawyers.

20.Jul.2024


Anchorage police chief says body camera footage of Handy shooting to be released ‘probably within a week’

A new body camera policy starting on Monday mandates the release of footage of police shootings within 45 days.

19.Jul.2024


Alaska institutions and businesses reckon with impacts of wide-ranging cloud software glitch

Across the country, the faulty software update disrupted health care providers, airlines and banks, among others.

19.Jul.2024


With cruise traffic booming, Alaska’s travel industry looks to boost independent traveler numbers

This summer, some remote communities welcomed their largest cruise ships in history– while others turned thousands of tourists away due to wildfires.

19.Jul.2024