We’ll listen to the final part of a series of 7 specials highlighting the history of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act, produced by Nellie Moore and 360 North; We’ll find out about the series of Brown Bag presentations centering on homelessness; Ben Brown will be here to highlight the upcoming Presidential Preference Poll; and we’ll get a preview of tonight’s workshop & performance with Moira Smiley & VOCO.
- Most places in Alaska are wetter than normal for August, but it's been especially rainy in Ketchikan.
- Southeast Alaska lawmakers spent time during the legislative session working to protect regional interests, including the ferry system.
- The judge gave the federal prosecutor 60 days to consider whether to pursue the death penalty. The defendant, Kenneth Manzanares of Santa Clara, Utah, pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, Kristy.
- A crosswalk in a downtown Juneau neighborhood is constantly being painted over in rainbow colors. Depending on who you ask, It's either an expression of creativity or simple vandalism.