In Friday’s Newscast:
- Coast Guard investigation says equipment failure, human error, weather contributed to crewman’s death in December;
- Lawmakers gear up for vote on sprawling education bill;
- US Senate ratifies two treaties on international fishing;
- Kobuk traditional council passes resolution opposing state-sponsored road to Ambler Mining District;
- Kulluk oil rig grounded because of poor management, according to new Coast Guard report;
- Zachariah Hughes celebrates 25th birthday.