We’ll talk with Gustavus author, Hank Lentfer, about his new book, Faith of Cranes, prior to his presentation tonight at Hearthside Books in the Nugget Mall; Jeremy Johnson will be here to talk about Sunday’s Casual Game Day; Candace Winkler & Travis Gilmore will be here to highlight the Alaska Community Foundation; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- "Juneau to Minneapolis for $361. New York for $365, which is insane. The fares dropped by $100 to $200 overnight. And adjusted for inflation, really, Juneau has never ever seen these exceptional rates," said travel analyst Scott McMurren.
- The facts of what happened aren't clear yet. The body is on its way to Anchorage for autopsy, and state investigators were Barrow-bound.
- Senate Minority Leader Berta Gardner, an Anchorage Democrat, said her caucus members were disappointed.
- A commercial truck ripped through telephone lines near the Mendenhall Mall on Wednesday afternoon.