A preview of the arts and entertainment events happening around Juneau over the next week. Also coming up on Saturday, November 9th is the Bishop Kenny Memorial Auction that is the principal fundraiser for Perseverance Theatre’s actor salary fund. Various prizes are up for auction and the Thunder Mountain Big Band will be playing at the Twisted Fish restaurant from 6:30 until 10 p.m.Related Link: Tickets for the Bishop Kenny Memorial Auction
- Legislators are considering a special audit of the Alaska Mental Health Trust and how the trustees are investing its money.
- Cynthia Franklin, who helped guide Alaska's work in setting up the state's legal marijuana industry, is resigning as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office.
- An online controversy spread to the halls of city government in Anchorage on Tuesday, with accusations flying about fake news, liberal media bias and a militant Islamic training camp in Wasilla that does not exist.
- Former Sen. John Glenn has died at 95. After a career as a Marine pilot, Glenn was chosen as an astronaut. He was the third American in space.