Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. Robin Gilchrist, Associate Dean of the UAS School of Career and Technical Education, will give us the scoop on a series of Saturday Sessions to be offered by members of the school’s faculty during February; we’ll talk with Keyboard artist Tom Loker, who will be accompanying nine jazz divas including guests Kari Groven, and Bobbie Mitchell in performance tomorrow night at the Zephyr Restaurant downtown; Darren Snyder of the UAF Extension Service will give us details on upcoming Master Gardener classes; and Christina Rich and Anna Dindinger will tell us about Saturday’s kick-off party at Nugget Mall for the upcoming American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life fundraising event.
- The Juneau School District is facing a sixth year of budget cuts, and it’s handling the budget process a little differently than it has in recent years.
- The new rule won't go into effect until late 2016 at the earliest, but importers would have to track where fish were caught, the type of gear used and where it was landed.
- Anchorage is tied for first as the prime destination for ferrying summer tourists, according to a new report by the McDowell Group.
- A new law may clear an impasse in a stalled human trafficking case against Bill Allen, the former star witness in the federal corruption probe of Alaska politicians.