Pat Moore will host. We’ll find out about Friday night’s Ball in honor of Alaska Day, with singer, Alaska’s Kit and Doug Bridges, sax player with Kit and the Kaboodles, the band who’ll play for the event; Keith Butler, Chief Chemist with the Milan Army Munitions Plant in Milan, TN, will be here with a preview of his talk tonight on Military Explosives; we’ll hear an update on the Alaska Federation of Natives meetings being held this week in Anchorage; and Nancy DeCherney will be here with news and views about local activities during Arts Up.
- September 3, 2015- "I say bravo for the trapper. The state won’t do what’s right. He should do what’s right," says Pete Buist, spokesman for the Alaska Trappers Association.
- September 3, 2015- On Twitter, over email lists, and in wry internal reports, journalists complained about a lack of legitimate opportunities to question the administration’s policies.
- September 3, 2015- As a regional hub for 10 remote villages about 30 miles above the Arctic Circle, Kotzebue is where Obama came closest to actually seeing the communities he’s touted throughout his trip as being imperiled by climate change.
- September 3, 2015- Alaskans of all stripes came out this week for a chance to shake hands with President Barack Obama, or at least glimpse his motorcade, but one person not on hand for the big visit was Don Young, Alaska’s only member of the U.S. House of representatives.