In this extended version of an interview that aired on Morning Edition, attorney John Gaguine explains a recent opinion issued by the Alaska Supreme Court specifies that unnamed parties in a class action lawsuit are not liable for reimbursement of attornies fees if the class loses their case in Alaska.Related Link: Turner v. Alaska Communications Systems
- The series of simulated drills was known as the Arctic Chinook exercise and wrapped Thursday morning in Kotzebue, according to a Coast Guard press release.
- Scientists are trying to learn how to prevent botulism in seal oil, a main ingredient in many traditional Alaska Native foods.
- Alaska's earthquake simulator will visit Wednesday, Aug. 31, to Thursday, Sept. 1, in downtown Juneau giving residents some emergency preparedness practice at an event that promises to shake, rattle and roll.
- The creator of the Facebook page the Juneau Community Collective is running for public office and that created a problem. He had to figure out how to continue moderating political comments on the page without falling into a conflict of interest.