We’ll find out about the Fun Fall Fest at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center this Saturday, with guests Jane Terry, Irene Morris and Nikki Hinds; Kyle Pickett will be here to talk about the Juneau Symphony’s production this weekend of Sweeney Todd; We’ll talk to Alexander Dolitsky about his new book, Living Wisdom of the Far North; and Nancy DeCherney will be here with news and views about local cultural activities during Arts Up.
- Southeast’s largest tribal organization will soon be able to offer an alternative to the court system for some criminal cases.
- Joe Nelson of Juneau said many in the delegation felt strongly that the position should be filled by a tribal representative.
- The Presbyterian Church officially apologized to indigenous people across the country during a gathering of Alaska Native people this weekend. For decades the church took part in the forced removal of children from their homes and families.
- Polls show the presidential race is unusually tight in Alaska. Juneau residents attending two election events shared their opinions on the polls and the candidates.