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.
- "We’re helping to write down the story of how boarding schools are affecting us and our families today, so that our children and grandchildren will know the history."
- French President François Hollande was at the White House trying broaden an international coalition to fight the Islamic State.
- Canadian regulators say the Tulsequah Chief Project, near Juneau, has agreed to reduce pollution leaking into a nearby river. But the mine won’t have to restart a shuttered water-treatment plant.
- On the sidewalks, at the stores, at the bars, people have been talking about a loud sound they heard around 2:30 a.m. Saturday. Most have never heard anything like it before.