907 Updates April 25, 2022

KTUU Alaska’s News Source: Muldoon community gathers in memorial for Jayla Blackshear and more ->
KTOO Alaska’s Public Media: Residents can soon weigh in on second crossing from Juneau to Douglas Island and more ->
Alaska Native News: Troopers Arrest Jonathon Head for Murder in February Fairbanks Death of David Wasson; APD Investigates and Seeks Information in Early Sunday Morning Shooting at Anchorage’s Gaslight Bar; Eagle River Man Takes Troopers on Chase through Palmer Neighborhoods Sunday Evening; His 48th summer on top of the world; This Day In Alaska History 25th, 1919 and more ->
By Erin Post, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network: Improving Pancreatic Cancer Outcomes for Native American and Alaska Native Communities
KINY: Tucker appointed US Attorney for the District of Alaska; Rie Muñoz retrospective set to begin at city museum; Tlingit & Haida to hold community meetings on youth drug abuse and more ->
KFSK: Homeowners douse fire behind Sandy Beach Road home; Two plead guilty to false accusation against Petersburg police officer and more ->
By Dave Fidlin, Only In Your State Alaska: Take An Easy Loop Trail Past Some Of The Prettiest Scenery In Alaska On Blueberry Loop Trail
By Megan McDonald, Only In Your State Alaska: 12 Wondrous Alaska Day Trips, One For Each Month Of The Year
By Mara Severin, ADN: Coffee culture, Anchorage style
Anchorage Fire Department

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day – Saturday, April 30, 10 A.M. to 2 P.M.

Do you have leftover prescriptions, especially pain pills? Dispose of unused medication promptly and safely during the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this coming Saturday, April 30th. The event starts at 10:00 A.M. and ends at 2:00 P.M.

The DEA and its partners will collect tablets, capsules, patches, and other solid forms of prescription drugs. Liquids (including intravenous solutions), syringes and other sharps, and illegal drugs will not be accepted. DEA will continue to accept vaping devices and cartridges at its drop off locations provided the lithium batteries are removed.