We’ll talk with Aaron Elmore & Katie Jensen, from Theatre in the Rough, about their upcoming production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Elizabeth Dubovsky will be here to highlight this week’s Slow Food Potluck, and the showing of the film, Ingredients; we’ll talk about the extended run of Perseverance Theatre’s play, The 39 Steps; and we’ll find out about more favorite movies with guests Clint Farr & Pat Race.
- President Trump has proposed spending cuts to programs that prop up rural areas that voted for him. While some policy experts bemoan that, there are rural voters who fully support those cuts.
- Troopers say the man they killed had shot a trooper dog, a 3-year-old Dutch shepherd named Rico.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.