We’ll find out about tomorrow’s observance of Landscape Architecture Day, with guest George Schaaf; we’ll learn about an upcoming voice workshop for people recovering from a stroke and Parkinson’s Disease, with guest, Ruthanna Metzgar; we’ll find out about this Saturday’s Nifty 50 Relay with organizer Keith Levy; and Kristen Bartlett will be here to help us get ready to go back to school
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.