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Update News: Tuesday, September 18, 2012

In Tuesday’s News:

  • Unalakleet woman accidentally shot in the legs by her sister after moose hunting trip;
  • Era Aviation grounded 12 planes over the weekend, cockpit voice recorders out of date;
  • Crane arrives and runway closed, runway construction resumes;
  • Voter turnout in last month’s primary lowest in a decade;
  • Damaged containment dome cancels Shell’s plans for exploratory drilling;
  • Jr. High iPad program has students and staff excited and engaged.

*Correction: The crane for the runway work has not arrived. It should arrive on a barge tomorrow or Thursday. The work crew is removing asphalt, along with survey work, in preparation for the crane’s arrival.