Do you have a bear story? Whether it got in your garbage or up close and personal, bear stories are usually dramatic, sometimes poignant, and can often times make great radio. In that regard, KTOO is collecting stories about our wild neighbors for an upcoming radio program. If you have a bear story you’d like to share, call Jeff Brown at 463-6425 and leave a message or your story, or e-mail email@example.com to set up a recording.
- 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.