Tune into the Alaska Identity Project on Thursday, March 8, 2012. Host Adrien Lopez will interview Amy Gulick, professional photographer and author of Salmon in the Trees: Life in Alaska’s Tongass Rain Forest, a 2010 Independent Publisher Book Award winner (7:00 – 7:30 PM), and then in the second half of the show talk with Lorrie Heagy, the 2011 Alaska Teacher of the Year from Glacier Valley Elementary School in Juneau (7:30 – 8:00 PM).
- Longtime Skagway Assemblyman Dan Henry resigned his seat this week, less than a month before he goes to prison. In February, Henry pleaded guilty to federal tax charges.
- The device consisted of a seal bomb and other homemade explosive materials, a police spokeswoman said.
- The American Civil Liberties Union of Alaska wrote to the Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly on Oct. 20, warning them their new invocation policy is unconstitutional.
- After AFN was founded, it focused on talks that led to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act of 1971.