Midday Report – December 27, 2023

On today’s Midday Report with host Terry Haines: The final sled dog race of 2023 brought 14 teams out into the bitter cold to compete for the Holiday Classic title.  After months without a clear plan, Juneau’s new cold weather emergency shelter opened in a warehouse south of downtown in late October. And the U.S. military did not begin a new “Arctic pay” bonus for Alaska-based military members in 2023, as Sen. Lisa Murkowski intended when she added a new provision to a Defense bill last year.

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Mass start of the 2023 Holiday Classic in Bethel, AK
Mass start of the 2023 Holiday Classic in Bethel, AK

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