Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. Art Rotch will tell us about next week’s series of readings, plays and panel discussion called the Land Marks Festival, which will look at place, culture, and identity in theatre; we’ll talk with Lee Witt and Kristi Evans of the Brickhouse Band, who’ll be plauying tomorrow night at the Shriners’ Ball; we’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture; and Laura Dameron will be here to highlight an upcoming series of Hospice workshops on Guidance Through Grief.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.