907 Updates April 08, 2022

KINY: Sturgulewski passes away; Former Anchorage Police chief and state lawmaker Charles Anderson passes away; Former Juneau Assembly Member Rosemary Hagevig passes away and more ->
KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Investigation into train’s operations begins after woman fatally hit near Bird Point; “Every 15 Minutes” shows Dimond High students the perils of impaired driving; Alaska man faces sentencing after threats to kill senators and more ->


KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: Centennial Hall is ‘Juneau’s living room’ again as the Folk Festival returns in-person; Juneau’s Native Youth Olympics makes comeback after 2 years; With Alaska struggling to hire, state legislators consider revived pension plans for public employees and more ->

KYUK Public Media for Alaska’s Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta: Warmer weather makes travel by ice road dangerous for trucks; Bethel Police Chief resigns less than two years into his post; Donlin Gold could deter some tribes from joining the Calista-backed Y-K Regional Tribal Government and more ->

Alaska Native News: This Day In Alaska History, April 7th, 1867, April 8th, 1944 and more ->

Fairbanks News Webcenter 11: Fairbanks man sentenced to 14 years for counterfeit pill distribution; 2018 in unclaimed IRS tax refunds potentially more than $6 million in Alaska alone and more ->


KSTK: Wrangell hopes new financial strategy is an investment in the future and more ->

KFSK: Petersburg Public Library room dedication brings memories and laughter; Petersburg’s South Harbor dredging could start in October; Petersburg area projects among those funded by USDA; Petersburg assembly opposes repeal of Ocean Ranger program and more ->


KRBD: Ketchikan’s Women in Safe Homes looks to upgrade former shelter; Ketchikan Gateway Borough Assembly postpones measure to raise elected officials’ pay and more ->

KUCB: OptimERA brings third option for cell service to Unalaskans in LTE network launch and more ->
By Josh Reed, ADN: Olympic gold medalist Lydia Jacoby headlines winners of Alaska Sports Hall of Fame’s annual awards

By Suzanne Downing, Must Read Alaska: Did a plane crash into Lazy Mountain? A meteor? Troopers say no, it’s a contrail


By Katie Anastas, Alaska Public Media: Anchorage English teacher receives $25K national education award in surprise ceremony

Julia O’Malley: Can pandemic storytelling cure divided communities?


Patch: April 16, 2022: Spring Garden Show
Patch: University Of Alaska Anchorage: Campus Crime Prevention Tips
By Megan McDonald, Ony In YOur State Alaska: This Alaska Waterfall Is So Hidden, Almost Nobody Has Seen It In Person
Craig Medred: Pure entertainment