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.
- Not all staff per diem claim forms have been received, so that figure is likely to rise.
- Instead of Negro, Oriental, Eskimo and Aleut, certain laws will now refer to African Americans, Asian Americans and Alaska Natives.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.