Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk to UAS student artists Bonilyn Parker and Chelsie Harris about the Presentation they’ll be making on their Capstone course in the UAS fine arts program tonight; We’ll meet Megan Gregory, AWARE’s Young Woman of Distinction this year, who’ll be joining the other three award winners in an upcoming presentation at Centennial Hall; Jim Clark and Sally Smith will update us on Sunday’s speech by Senator Mark Begich; And we’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture by Hank Lentfer on SandHill Cranes.
- “So what we’re seeing here is a giant step — a beautiful step — backward in time, where we’re remembering that there is no us versus them. There’s only us, and we are the people, and the people are the police."
- Eaglecrest Ski Area is opening this year ahead of schedule.
- Alaska and British Columbia signed a memorandum of understanding Wednesday expected to increase the state’s role in transboundary mine decisions.
- New rules could make it possible to develop more renewable energy in Alaska, by making it easier for independent projects to sell their power to the grid.