Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, We’ll talk to Scott Griffiths of the Glacier Swim Club, We’ll hear from Dorinda Skains and Richard Carstenson about the City Museum’s solo artist show and Coffee and Collections, Lou Logan, Pat Race, Aaron Suring will be in to talk about the JUMP Society’s
Winter Showcase, And Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up, That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- For the second time this year, a Republican from Matanuska-Susitna Borough left the state Senate majority caucus.
- The U.S. Senate is working on the health care bill, and Alaska health commissioner Valerie Davidson is in Washington, D.C., to meet with Alaska's senators, Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski. One-quarter of Alaska's population currently is covered by Medicaid.
- Police posted this security video of the suspect on its Facebook page and described him as white, 25 to 30 years old, 6-foot-3 and skinny with scruffy facial hair.
- Uber and Lyft are negotiating with the City and Borough of Juneau over the collection of the city's sales tax. The companies insist it's the drivers' responsibility to collect and remit the 5 percent tax on fares.