We’ll play a conversation between Andy Kline and Brooke Collins, who punched a bear; Steve McPhetres will be here to highlight the Grand Opening activities at the Church of the Holy Trinity; we’ll find out about a free workshop on becoming a U.S. citizen with Heather Parker from The Learning Connection; we’ll talk with organizers of the Art of Recovery exhibit opening Friday at the Silverbow; and Nancy DeCherney will be here with news and views about local activities during Arts Up.
- The Utah man accused of killing his wife aboard a cruise ship in Southeast Alaska is scheduled to appear for an arraignment hearing 10 a.m. Wednesday.
- More than 50 pilots and flight attendants picketed Monday afternoon in front of Ted Stevens International Airport in Anchorage. Their goal was to call on Alaska Airlines management to give them what they view as fairer wages and benefits.
- Alaska Gov. Bill Walker said being unaffiliated has helped him and Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott work on issues without concern about party politics.
- The state has pushed back the bid deadline for the ferry Taku – again. That’s because a potential buyer wants more time.