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.
- The pilot has not been identified. The Coast Guard says initial reports are that the pilot is responsive, but has chest pains.
- Sealaska just released its 2015 annual report, which illustrates its financial ups and downs. They affect more than 22,000 shareholders, who receive dividends twice a year.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.