Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with Katie Chapman, from NAMI, and Jordan Nigero, from SAIL,about a new support group for those dealing with depression and Bi-Polar disorder; Nancy DeCherney from the JACC and Betsy Matthew, who’s building a miniature golf hole for GCI, will be here to give us overview of this year’s mini-golf course at the JACC; we’ll hear from Ben Brown about Thursday night’s performance of The Santaland Diaries at the Gold Town; and Bernie Sorenson and Tom English from the Juneau School District will be here to talk about the CARES program and how & when students can enroll for the upcoming 3rd quarter classes that start in January.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.