We’ll talk with filmmaker, Beth Edwards, about her film, The Yupik Way, scheduled on Wednesday night at 8 on 360 North TV; we’ll find out about the Juneau Pride Chorus’ Film Festival; Jenny Fremlin will be here with details about this year’s Alaska Litho Photo Contest; and we’ll find out about Remus Meleshyus and his sailing trip around the world.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.