Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, we’ll talk with Fumi Matsumoto and Jane Terry about their art show, PATHWAYS, opening with a reception Friday at the JACC; Tasha Whalen and Lincoln Farabee will talk about being selected as this month’s featured artists at the Juneau Artists’ Gallery; we’ll talk with Mitch Watley about his solo show at the Ruby Room this month; and we’ll get news and views about local art, during ARTS UP, with guest Nancy DeCherney.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.