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
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.
- An M-44, which sprays predators with sodium cyanide, detonated on a teen and his dog earlier this month in Idaho. Now the family and others are petitioning the USDA to end its use of the devices.
- The Mental Health Trust Authority owns lands in Petersburg it wants to swap for Tongass National Forest acreage elsewhere in the region. Resulting timber sales would raise money for the Trust.