Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, our host Pat Moore will talk with Pat Race about the screening of the JUMP Society’s winter film fest at Tonight’s Sound and Motion presentation in the UAS lecture hall; we’ll hear from Magill Pratt about her Artist Talk on Wednesdays at the Canvas, Professor Eran Hood and Meteorologist Aaron Jacobs will give us a sneak preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center where they’ll talk about last July’s two-day glacier-fed flood in Juneau; and singer-sognwriter Hobo Jim will tell us about the fundraiser he’s doing on behalf of the Mendenhall Flying Lions Club Friday and Szaturday night at Marlentini’s. That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
- Dan Henry agreed to pay more than $600,000 in restitution and serve up to two years in federal prison.
- Alaska Airlines use of the phrase "Meet our Eskimo" in its rebranding campaign has sparked a controversy and new conversation about what “Eskimo” means to Alaska Natives.
- The offer is the latest salvo in a battle between lawmakers, developers and lawyers over the price legislators agreed to for the building in 2013 during a very different fiscal climate.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.