KTOO’s Katie Bausler has this look ahead in arts and entertainment in the Juneau area that features a sample of the music of Buddy Tabor. An additional event, the weekly Fireside Chats at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, is listed below. It’s scheduled for 6:30 and 8:00 Friday evening at the Center.
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- 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.