We’ll get the details on tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation about Abraham Lincoln, with guest Dr. David Noon, Chair of the UAS Social Sciences Department; Betsy Sims & Jane Roodenburg will be here with details about Sunday’ fundraiser, Blues for Buddy; we’ll find out about Saturday’s Comedy Show at Marlintini’s, with guests Dan Finkl and Lance Mitchell; and Rick Trostel will be joined by floutist Lana Swanson to highlight the Juneau Student Symphony’s weekend’s performances of Dvorak’s New World Symphony.
To donate auction items for the Blues for Buddy fundraiser, call Cheryl Cook at 586-6984 or email email@example.com.
To help with food, contact Collette Costa at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For information about the fundraiser or to make a donation, call Betsy Sims at 209-3202 or email email@example.com
- The series of simulated drills was known as the Arctic Chinook exercise and wrapped Thursday morning in Kotzebue, according to a Coast Guard press release.
- Scientists are trying to learn how to prevent botulism in seal oil, a main ingredient in many traditional Alaska Native foods.
- Alaska's earthquake simulator will visit Wednesday, Aug. 31, to Thursday, Sept. 1, in downtown Juneau giving residents some emergency preparedness practice at an event that promises to shake, rattle and roll.
- The creator of the Facebook page the Juneau Community Collective is running for public office and that created a problem. He had to figure out how to continue moderating political comments on the page without falling into a conflict of interest.