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.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.