907 Updates September 19, 2017

By Zaz Hollander: Accused killer of Palmer teen to stand trial alone

By Kyle Hopkins: Police investigating discovery of body reported by KTUU
By Travis Khachatoorian: Murder suspect out on bail during shooting, car theft
How many crime victims say SB91 is working for them or against them?
By Blake Essig: Pew Charitable Trusts urge lawmakers to stay the course on SB-91
By Leroy Polk: Suspect named, details released in murdered teenager investigation
By Samantha Angaiak: Municipal attorney explains health care costs transparency law to business leaders
By Kortnie Horazdovsky: Alaska lawmaker charged with hunting violation
“I’ve been to court a few times, but not for anything of my own – ever,” Rep. Talerico said. “So there’s definitely a level of embarrassment that comes along with this. I can’t remember ever having a traffic ticket.”

Talerico says if he is found to have violated the law, “I’ll take whatever lumps I have coming to me, but not only will I know, but everyone else will know exactly where that boundary is as well, and that’s probably not a bad thing either.”

ByDaniella Rivera: ‘Dirty dancing’ ends South High’s homecoming dance early

Remember, if the city wanted the property, they would have resolved this and taken it. Worries about toxic contamination (oil, fuel, anti-freeze) from the vehicles?
By Devin Kelly: The saga of a junkyard in Anchorage’s Bear Valley enters a new chapter

Contractor status?
By DAN JOLING: Alaska to pay $2.5M to settle false claims in food program
By Cameron Mackintosh: New hi-tech air hangars coming to Lake Hood
By Heather Hintze: Harvesting Alaska: Akutaq (Eskimo ice cream)

By Associated Press: Portland man with high bid for Alaska ferry plans boat hotel

Must Read Alaska September 18, 2017


Today is the 70th birthday of the U.S. Air Force, established as its own branch when President Truman signed the National Security Act … MRAK has no opinion on the Emmys … But we’re cheered to learn that Sean Hannity’s show on Fox will be moved up an hour to go head-to-head with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow.

Must Read Alaska — the daily web site — went through a remodel on Sunday and we’ll be working the bugs out all week. (And when I say “we,” that means me.) There were a few panic attacks along the way, but see what you think at MustReadAlaska.com — and shoot me a note. And of course, thank you for reading.

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