KTOO’s Susan Fitzgerald has this preview of what is happening in Juneau arts and entertainment. There are also two big races this weekend, one is for runners with an aversion to sunlight and the other is for masochistic cyclists. Related Link: KTOO’s Arts and Entertainment Calendar
- Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
- Gov. Bill Walker announced an additional $10 million cut to the University of Alaska.
- The largest share of that cut is to the account the state uses to partially reimburse local governments for school bonds.
- Inmates will be moved to other corrections centers and halfway houses or possibly put on ankle monitoring, depending on the situation.