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.
- Emmanuel Jal, a peace activist, musician and entrepreneur visited Juneau to tell high school students about his experience as a child soldier.
- The commission will make a decision within 10 days. In the meantime, Henry has just about a week before he must report to federal prison to serve a year-long sentence for his failure to file income taxes.
- The billionaire husband of Alaska Dispatch News owner Alice Rogoff now has his own prime-time television talk show.
- While Walker’s administration has the authority to issue the bonds, the legislature would have to appropriate money to pay them off.