We’ll talk with Paul Rosenthal and Jessalyn Rintala about classical concerts offered during this year’s Juneau Jazz & Classics Festival; Stacey Poulson will be here to highlight upcoming activities at the Nugget Mall; Kathy Calvin, tonight’s Juneau World Affairs council speaker, will talk about Alaska and the United Nations; Lucy Merrill will be here with details about Saturday’s concert by the Celebration Handbell Ringers; and we’ll learn about Bigfoot and other Lost Souls, opening this week at Perseverance Theatre.
- Juneau’s Gunakadeit Park getting ready to be torn down. The park will serve as the staging area for the larger demolition of the Gastineau Apartments.
- Turkey said the plane violated its airspace and that it had issued 10 warnings before firing. Russian President Vladimir Putin said the downing was a "stab in the back by the terrorists' accomplices."
- One doesn’t usually associate “state gasline corporation” and “drama” — but this weekend, the state-owned Alaska Gasline Development Corporation was the source of all kinds of drama.
- This season's pink salmon were slightly bigger, but southern Panhandle runs fizzled.