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.
- Desiree Hagen won an individual artist award from the Rasmuson Foundation, which she hopes to use on a community papermaking project that helps remove invasive plant species.
- Steck is a Marine Corps veteran who spent time in Iraq. He said he was scared sometimes doing that work, but nothing close to his experience with the bear.
- Chrystal Rose Phillips was arrested early Thursday afternoon and walked out of Bartlett Regional Hospital.