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KUCB Newscasts

M-F, 12 PM and 5 PM

Local, regional, and statewide news coverage produced by the KUCB newsroom.  

Newscast: 05/17/17

May 17, 2017

Bogoslof Volcano has erupted for the first time in two months; the CEO of PenAir is meeting with Unalaskans about the island’s transportation issues; and both of Alaska's U.S. senators are concerned by reports that President Trump shared classified intelligence with top Russian officials.

Newscast: 05/16/17

May 16, 2017

Unalaska’s Gert Svarny has been named the Distinguished Artist of 2017 by the Rasmuson Foundation; commercial seaweed farming could grow into a new industry for Alaska; and U.S. Senator Dan Sullivan weighs in on hot-button issues at a town hall meeting in the Interior.

Newscast: 05/15/17

May 15, 2017

The Senate has voted against a state income tax; boat owners have been targeted by a third-party service that charges higher rates for U.S. Coast Guard certification; the EPA has announced a new process that could let the Pebble Partnership develop a controversial mine at the headwaters of Bristol Bay.

Newscast: 05/11/17

May 12, 2017

Three months after the F/V Destination disappeared, the search for answers continues; murre colonies are struggling to reproduce after a die-off; and Alaska’s U.S. senators have responded somewhat differently to the firing of FBI Director James Comey. 

Newscast: 05/10/17

May 10, 2017

The City of Unalaska is closing in on a $29 million budget; Alaska’s congressional delegation weighs in President Trump’s abrupt dismissal of FBI Director James Comey; and the Alaska Federation of Natives is keeping a close eye on the new administration.