Tune into the Alaska Identity Project on Thursday, September 29 from 7-8 PM. Host Adrien Lopez will first interview the Lt. Governor of Alaska, Mead Treadwell (7:00 – 7:30 PM) and then Julie Estey, Business Director for the Alaska Center for Energy and Power, organizing the Rural Energy Conference in Juneau this week (7:30- 8:00 PM).
- In its most recent draft, the Juneau Assembly added gender expression as a protected class in its proposed Equal Rights Ordinance.
- Roughly 16,000 pounds of chum spilled onto Egan Drive Monday afternoon. Declared unsafe for consumption, the fish have been destroyed.
- Juneau residents met Sunday to discuss race relations and ways to prevent racial violence.
- The state's Palmer Correctional Facility is slated to close. It's a money-saving measure called for by Gov. Bill Walker.