We’ll find out about Saturday’s Sham-Jam-Ski at the CANVAS; we’ll talk with Butch Allen about Saturday’s Alaska Ocean Film Festival; Kendra Schpok, Program Director at the CANVAS, will clue us in on upcoming events; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- AFN got its start in 1966. It focused on land claims for many years. Today, it also works in areas such subsistence, health, education, jobs and governance.
- The legislature that voters send to Juneau in January will be very different than the one that left in July.
- Wielechowski has been in the news this year for filing a lawsuit to keep Permanent Fund dividends whole.
- The Anchorage race between Republican Cathy Giessel and independent Vince Beltrami could help determine the balance of power in the state Senate, and how Alaska takes on its fiscal crisis.