KUCB Newscasts

M-F, 12 PM and 5 PM

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

Newscast: 09/04/18

Sep 4, 2018

This week, Unalaska is hosting an international gathering of scientists, wildlife managers, and indigenous leaders; today is the deadline for gubernatorial candidates to drop off the November ballot; and industry watchers are still unsure how much the U.S. trade dispute with China will affect Alaska seafood.

Newscast: 08/30/18

Aug 30, 2018

The completion dates for Unalaska's dock renovation are being pushed back one month; Gov. Walker has declared an economic disaster for the Chignik fisheries region; and Anchorage has joined a growing list of Alaska communities in banning plastic shopping bags.

Newscast: 08/29/18

Aug 29, 2018

Unalaska is suing a contractor blamed for costly delays during construction of the city's wastewater treatment plant; the City Council is praising police and school officials for their response to a July incident involving teens and a handgun; and Unalaskans have 5 days left to register to vote in October's municipal election.

Newscast: 08/28/18

Aug 28, 2018

Two Unalaska teenagers may face charges after allegedly threatening another teen with a handgun; an Unalaska man died Sunday when a recreational boat capsized north of Morris Cove; and a new Pentagon report says a Chinese spy ship sailed near the Aleutian Islands last July "likely to monitor" a missile test underway at the Kodiak spaceport.

Newscast: 08/27/18

Aug 27, 2018

PenAir officials say flights won't be interrupted by the company's upcoming sale; Kodiak's Coast Guard Air Station just received the first of five new aircraft; and U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski has met with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.