Host Adrien Lopez will first interview Brandon Smith, Brewing Operations Manager, and Ashley Johnston, Communications Manager, of Alaskan Brewing Company. Brandon will talk about the topic of sustainable brewing and how the company became the first craft brewery in the United States to install and operate a carbon dioxide (CO2) reclamation system. Ashley will discuss the 25 year anniversary of Alaskan Brewing, its efforts to market their products around the United States and the Alaskan pride that has emerged from their success.
- Sealaska just released its 2015 annual report, which illustrates its financial ups and downs. They affect more than 22,000 shareholders, who receive dividends twice a year.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.