Slovakian viola player Lukas Kmit was in the middle of performing at the Orthodox Synagogue in Presov, in Slovakia, when a cell phone in the audience began to ring. Kmit chose to use humor to diffuse an otherwise awkward moment.
- A damaged traffic light prompted authorities to close lanes of Egan drive until repairs could be made. The light has been fixed.
- The window of a house was shot out in the Auke Bay area Saturday. No one was injured.
- The Walker administration has tasked the Southeast Conference to come up with reform recommendations for the Alaska Marine Highway System.
- At least 50 First Nations and tribes signed a treaty Thursday opposing tar sands expansion plans that they view as "a collective threat to our Nations."