Mr. McFeely, the Speedy Delivery man from the children’s television program “Mister Rogers Neighborhood,” makes an appearance in Juneau during the Independence Day holiday. He’ll meet with kids during a party at the KTOO studios at 10 a.m. Friday before participating in the Juneau-Douglas Fourth of July Parade.Related Link: Family Communications Incorporated
- Marian Call and Laura Zahasky dropped into the arts room recently to record a Red Carpet Concert. Call has a new album out called "Standing Stones."
- One major challenge is simply convincing people that solar works in Alaska -- and that, in fact, Alaska might be ideal solar territory.
- The state has asked the new presidential administration for a waiver to pay more than 80 percent of reinsurance costs.
- The state’s only professional sports franchise, the Alaska Aces, will fold after this season. The decision was announced Thursday, Feb. 23.