Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with George Brown & Brian Messing about National Child Abuse Prevention Month; Barbara Belnap and Carolyn Brown will talk about the League of Women Voters’ Vision 2020 project and voter registration drives; we’ll find out about this Friday’s Tidal Echoes launch party from Senior Editor Tom Bay and Junior Editor Alexandra Brown; and Dave Stoltenburg, Principal at Harbor View Elementary and Debbie Bagnent, a kindergarten teacher, will drop by to tell us about Thursday’s registration for kindergarten.
- Dan Henry agreed to pay more than $600,000 in restitution and serve up to two years in federal prison.
- Alaska Airlines use of the phrase "Meet our Eskimo" in its rebranding campaign has sparked a controversy and new conversation about what “Eskimo” means to Alaska Natives.
- The offer is the latest salvo in a battle between lawmakers, developers and lawyers over the price legislators agreed to for the building in 2013 during a very different fiscal climate.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.