We’ll talk with Anne Fuller about workshop opportunities during next week’s 38th Annual Alaska Folk Festival; we’ll talk to some of the photographers involved in Friday’s show here at the KTOO Building; Bryan Crowder, from the UAS Theatre Department, will be here to highlight this weekend’s performances of Little Murders; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The Senate's long-awaited "Better Care Reconciliation Act" was written largely in secret, with even many Senate Republicans unaware of what was in it.
- The potential government shutdown would come at the busiest -- and worst -- time for the state office that processes teacher certifications. And unresolved state education funding is compounding the teacher hiring crunch.
- The approach is raising concerns with the fund’s leader and a bond-rating firm.
- The business publication Kiplinger is reporting that Juneau tops the list of small cities with the highest concentration of households with the proverbial big bucks. Juneau has 1,109 millionaire households out of a total of 12,986.