Pat Moore hosts. Rowdy Gaines, the third Pillars of America speaker will be here; we’ll talk with Anthony Devroye, violist with the Avalon String Quartet, guest artists here for the Juneau Jazz and Classics festival; Susan Chapman will tell us about her talk scheduled 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Juneau downtown library and a workshop she’ll conduct at the Synagogue on Douglas Island all day Saturday, based on her book Five Keys to Mindful Communication; and Barbara Cadiente Nelson and David Katzek will talk about the Heend Slatini Environmental Youth Group, Juneau high school students exploring Tlingit earth sciences.
- The cost of a single icebreaker would exceed the Coast Guard's entire yearly allotment for ship-building.
- "While I don’t think you’ll board to Beyoncé on us in the future, there might be ... a little fresher brand coming from us,” an Alaska Airlines representative told the Ketchikan Chamber of Commerce.
- Anchorage is also at the silver level as a bicycle friendly community and Juneau is at the bronze level.
- “I don’t see why the state would want to forward fund a festival built around consumption of alcohol,” said Jeff Jessee, CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority.