Kiel Renick, outreach coordinator at Glory Hole, stops by during Thursday’s program to tell us about a new survey and research to determine the needs of the homeless community in Juneau. We’ll also hear from Aaron Elmore, about Theatre in the Rough’s new production “The Lion In Winter,” Mary Walker and Curt Karns will explain the One People One Earth conference now underway in Juneau, Eric Goldsberry and Eric Fuette will have a preview of this year’s event for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, and Nancy DeCherney will tell us about events happening this weekend with Arts UP. Matt Miller guest hosts.
- Juneau musicians Taylor Vidic and Cameron Brockett perform their song "Rolling Stone" during the Alaska Folk Fest Red Carpet Concert
- The pink slips, in all 220, were issued as legislators contend with a $2.5 billion budget deficit, leaving education funding levels for the coming year uncertain.
- Many customers of Alaska telecommunications company GCI will see the cost of their internet service increase next month. Rates for what GCI calls its “No Worries” plan will increase 7 percent to 12 percent. That’s roughly $5 to $10 a month.
- The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating how and why a Juneau-bound helicopter ferrying tourists crashed during a glacier excursion. The pilot and six tourists were treated and released at Juneau's hospital with minor injuries.