We’ll find out about Saturday’s Great Pumpkin Festival State Fair, with guests, Brenda & Theodore Krauss; Pua Maunu & Tasha Walen will update us on this month’s Artists’ Open Studio series; we’ll get our appetites ready for this Sunday’s Pasta Dinner fundraiser at the Tlingit & Haida Center, for Breast Cancer Research; Marcy Larson & Damien Horvath, from the Alaskan Brewing Company, will let us know what it takes to win award-winning beers; and Nancy DeCherney will be here with news and views about local activities during Arts Up.
- The Senate State Affairs Committee heard public testimony from across Alaska on Senate Bill 128.
- Her pottery features a technique called Mishima that allows her to etch fine dark lines onto the surface of her porcelain pieces, marrying her background in drawing and illustration with organic three-dimensional forms.
- The City and Borough of Juneau has named candidates for two top positions: city manager and chief housing officer.
- Judge Pfiffner said he would issue a “lengthy” decision by the end of March at the earliest. He said his decision was likely only a “speed bump” on the way to the state Supreme Court.