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COVID on the Rise in AK

Covid is on the rise in Alaska, especially for adults 50 and over. Your Alaska Link’s LaShawn Donesleon spoke with doctors about how to prevent and treat covid with the latest advancements. “Hey, folks, guess you heard this morning I tested positive for Covid.” – President Biden Now that President Biden has tested positive for […]

Centennial Park In Anchorage

Centennial Park In Anchorage

More trouble at a troubled campground for the homeless! The latest being an Anchorage police officer shot and injured! This was the scene Monday night at Centennial Park. George Martinez posted this picture on Twitter. Anchorage police say they were doing a security check at the park when they spotted a suspect from an earlier […]

NWS Update on Flood Advisory in Anchorage

With all the rainfall we’ve had a flood advisory is in effect until Saturday morning. Your Alaska Link’s Ian Stewart has the latest information on the threat of possible flooding and what people can do to prepare. From sun to rain, one extreme to the next, Anchorage has seen a downpour of rain recently. With […]

Mental Health Crisis Help

Mental Health Crisis Help

If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, there is now a new number to get help faster. Your Alaska Link La’Shawn Donelson has more information on the new mental health hotline. In 2018, congress passed the national suicide hotline improvement act. The FCC was tasked with determining whether a three digit number could be […]

Official PFD | Alaskans React

Official PFD | Alaskans React

It’s now official. people in Alaska will be getting checks from the state beginning at the end of September. Your Alaska Link’s Ian Stewart reports on how people will be spending their permanent fund dividend. September 20th is a date many are looking forward to with the recent announcement of when the permanent fund dividend […]

Governor Dunleavy Announces Pfd Check Date

Governor Dunleavy Announces Pfd Check Date

Alaskans should mark their calendars for September 22nd. Governor Dunleavy announced that as the distribution day for the permanent fund dividend check to Alaskans. The check will be for $3,200. Dunleavy saying on Twitter that quote “Alaskans have waited a long seven years for a fair and sizable dividend.” The governor added the checks could […]

Mayor Bronson Breaks Down his First Year in Office

Mayor Bronson Breaks Down his First Year in Office

It’s been one year on the job for the Mayor of Anchorage. Your Alaska Link’s Ian Stewart caught up with Mayor Bronson to see some of the highs and lows of his first year. It’s been one year for Mayor Dave Bronson. From the homeless crisis to downtown development, Mayor Bronson has been hard at […]