Twice a year, high school students from rural communities across Alaska converge on Juneau as participants for the Rural Student Vocational Program, or RSVP. Cube Cove Junior Jasmine Rose Coleman learned about broadcasting this spring by working at KTOO FM & TV, and Gavel to Gavel Alaska. She helped in the newsroom, operated cameras and graphics, and produced this story about the program.
- The appropriation meets the full amount state law allows the CBJ to give the school district plus provides $925,700 for other programs and activities not tied to the state funding cap.
- The Juneau Assembly is no longer considering shuttering the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The 41-year-old institution is one of several facilities singled out for closing to help close a $1.9 million shortfall.
- Ishmael Hope's second book of poetry, "Rock Piles Along the Eddy," explores indigenous thought.
- After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.