We’ll talk with conductor Sally Smith about the Juneau Lyric Opera’s Holiday Pops concerts this weekend; Becca Parks will be here to talk about this week’s First LEGO League competition; Jenna O’Fontanella and Linda Curtis will give us a taste of Saturday’s Holiday Cooking & Self-Care class at Rainbow Foods; and Carin Smolin, Career Technical Education Coordinator, will be here to talk about second semester high school after school classes.
- Not all staff per diem claim forms have been received, so that figure is likely to rise.
- Instead of Negro, Oriental, Eskimo and Aleut, certain laws will now refer to African Americans, Asian Americans and Alaska Natives.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.