Chukchi Tales read from The Living Wisdom of the Far North, available at Hearthside, Rainy Retreat, UAS bookstore, Bartlett Hospital gift shop, Juneau Arts and Humanity Council, and will be available at Alaska Litho, Inc., in Juneau or directly from the Alaska-Siberia Research Center www.aksrc.org or 907-789-3854.
- 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.