We’ll learn about tonight’s UAS Sound & Spirit presentation by Tom Cosgrove; we’ll talk with Keegan Messing, whose championship skating skills will be highlighted in Saturday’s Juneau Skating Club Spring Recital; Ran Bar Yoshafat will give us a preview of his weekend presentations on his perspectives on Israel and the Mid-East conflict; Nancy Barnes will focus on Saturday’s Native Artists’ Market at the JACC; and we’ll talk with Sarah Isto, author of the new book, Fur Farms of Alaska.
- AFN got its start in 1966. It focused on land claims for many years. Today, it also works in areas such subsistence, health, education, jobs and governance.
- The legislature that voters send to Juneau in January will be very different than the one that left in July.
- Wielechowski has been in the news this year for filing a lawsuit to keep Permanent Fund dividends whole.
- The Anchorage race between Republican Cathy Giessel and independent Vince Beltrami could help determine the balance of power in the state Senate, and how Alaska takes on its fiscal crisis.