We’ll talk with Kyle Pickett about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony performances; Laura Heywood will be here to highlight Friday’s Juneau Lyric Opera Spring Gala Fundraiser; we’ll find out about the upcoming Empty Bowls fundraiser for the Glory Hole; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The vote allows road projects and other construction to move forward. It was the only piece of business for the six-hour special session.
- Derek Sikes is an associate professor of entomology at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and insect curator at the Museum of the North. He said populations of various types of bugs can vary widely from year to year.
- Federal authorities are charging a Utah man in the murder of his wife aboard a cruise ship off the coast of Southeast Alaska. Kenneth Ray Manzanares, 39, of Santa Clara, Utah, is charged in the death of Kristy Manzanares, who died Tuesday.