We’ll find out about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony performances with guests, Kyle Pickett and Dr. Noise; we’ll discover the lengths some people will go to for a cup of coffee, with guests, Grady Saunders and Marie Gregovich, from Heritage Coffee; we’ll learn about the Big Brothers/Big Sisters School Mentoring Program with Elementary School Counselors, Leslie Scranton and Tristan Berkey; and we’ll learn about the Rental/Repair Shop at Eaglecrest, with Supervisor Mike Cole.
- Bethel has made more than a quarter of a million dollars from its 12 percent sales tax on alcohol since legal alcohol sales began in April.
- A National Weather Service meteorologist says warm ocean temperatures and less sea ice suggest this year's winter could be close to normal.
- Interior Secretary Sally Jewell has ordered that Native communities and their traditional ecological knowledge be considered in future federal land management decisions.
- The first marijuana shop in the state has its license to open and it's in Skagway. The Remedy Shoppe must now wait for the state to give the green light to marijuana testing facilities before its shelves are stocked.