Former Juneau Empire sports reporter Mike Sica is in Hoops Heaven this week. With the Gold Medal Tournament just around the corner, Mike is currently immersed in the 3A-4A High School and NCAA championships.
- Authorities re-routed traffic on Egan drive for a half hour after a two-vehicle collision Saturday.
- A French ship docked in Unalaska is bound for Nome, where the crew will lay fiber optic cable.
- Columbia Ferry breaks down and strands tourists in Petersburg.
- Gov. Bill Walker has signed legislation he says will provide more timber for Alaska’s mills. But it probably won’t be that much of an increase.