Volunteer Matt Lightner stopped by to co-DJ an episode of AM Unalaska with Vic Fisher.
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GCI has taken another small step toward bringing high-speed internet to Unalaska; PenAir is still trying to determine the cause of a recent airplane engine failure; and a new satellite will help predict Alaska’s weather earlier and with better accuracy.
Arlie Colvin is Unalaska’s new fire chief; a PenAir flight suffered engine failure Tuesday after taking off from Sand Point; and 13 mushers have registered to compete in this year’s Kuskokwim 300 sled dog race.
James Kaech is the new executive director at Unalaska’s clinic; Pacific cod stocks are declining in the Gulf of Alaska; and this winter will mark the first Tanner crab opening that Kodiak has seen in several years.
Joanna “JJ” Hinderberger is the new principal at Unalaska’s elementary school; a group of young Alaskans is suing the state over climate change; and a new federal report has concluded Alaska will feel it first as global temperatures rise.