We’ll talk Byron McGilvry and Lena Simmons about this Saturday’s Mid-Summer Vocal Festival’s performance of Rachmaninoff’s Vespers; we’ll also find out about a new series documenting a facet of Alaskan history, with film-makers Joan Juster and Paul Hill, and their series, WHERE THE RIVER MATANUSKA FLOWS.
- Dan Henry agreed to pay more than $600,000 in restitution and serve up to two years in federal prison.
- Alaska Airlines use of the phrase "Meet our Eskimo" in its rebranding campaign has sparked a controversy and new conversation about what “Eskimo” means to Alaska Natives.
- The offer is the latest salvo in a battle between lawmakers, developers and lawyers over the price legislators agreed to for the building in 2013 during a very different fiscal climate.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.