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Newscast–Monday, August 10, 2020

KMXT Midday News: Monday, August 17, 2020
KMXT Midday News: Monday, August 17, 2020

Jared Griffin presents the Midday Report featuring national headlines from NPR, and state and local stories on:

  • Kodiak’s COVID-19 count added one more case on Monday, a nonresident traveler
  • Astra scrubbed their final rocket launch attempt
  • The AK DOT released a proposed winter schedule for the AK Marine Highway system, which doesn’t look good for Kodiak ferry travel.
  • Presidential candidate Joe Biden comes out against Pebble Mine
  • Debate over funding the US Postal Service continues
  • The Bureau of Land Mgt will accept applications soon for the land allotment process for AK Native veterans

plus, Alaska Fish Radio, a new message from the Alaska Department of Fish and Game and the weather forecast and community events.