In Tuesday’s news:
- Former State Senator Albert Kookesh suffered apparent heart attack;
- Federal investigators say plane crashed near Rainy Pass;
- Superior Court Judge Ben Esch retires after seventeen years of service to Nome;
- Bill in Alaska House would criminalize federal gun regulation;
- House Education Committee advances bill that would allow for pilot, four-day school week program;
- Hurricane hunter aircraft is the trick to identifying winter weather in lower 48 states.