We’ll find out about July’s Atlin Arts & Music Festival with guest, Kim Wenneke; Lauren Brooks will be here with a preview of next weekend’s NAEYC Conference; we’ll get the details about next week’s Choose Respect Rally & March, with guests John Moller and Saralynn Tabatchnik; Kathy Ruddy will give us a preview of tomorrow’s Art of Place Lecture and Demonstration; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- Mayor Greg Fisk was found dead at his home on Kennedy Street earlier this afternoon.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.