Struggling with personal weight ups and downs can be a lonely journey, but it doesn’t have to be. An organization called TOPS or taking off pounds sensibly, has been in the weight support business for more than 70 years. And it’s a Kenai woman who has finally garnered the title of TOPS weight loss queen. After more than fifty years, Frances Kilfoyle is finally atop her goals of losing weight and reaching her goal! The program along with a support from family and members has been key to her success.
That agenda included the redirection of as much as $4 million from completed bond propositions, and the allocation of the Capital Improvement Major Maintenance Grant award funds to support construction for the Spring Hill Elementary Roof Replacement Project.
Following a historic vote, Republican Representative Kevin McCarthy is no longer the Speaker of the House. The U.S. House of Representatives voted 216 to 210 to oust McCarthy from his speakership, with 8 conservatives joining democrats to remove him. Our Washington Correspondent Peter Zampa breaks down the details.
The first direct deposit payments of the Permanent Fund dividend are expected to hit Alaskans' bank accounts on Thursday, Oct. 5. And if you want to put that money towards travel, Alaska Travelgram's Scott McMurren says there are some PFD airfare sales you won't want to miss.