We’ll talk with Roxanne Thomas & Swarupa Toth, from AWARE about Domestic Violence Awareness Month; Claire Murphy & Steve Soenksen will be here to remind us about Wednesday’s Walk To School Day; we’ll find about activities happening during National Mental Health Awareness Week; and Addison Field, from the City Museum, will be here to highlight recent acquisitions, chainsaws and outboard motors.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.