Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with Jessalyn Rintala about the final weekend of Juneau Jazz & Classics; Jeff Van Vonderen and Matt Felix will give us a preview of Jeff’s talk tonight on intervention for addiction; we’ll find out about the Maritime Festival, rescheduled for this Friday, with guests Adrien Lopez and Jessy Post; and we’ll get the details about summer school for high schoolers, with guest, Bernie Sorenson.
- The House passed a resolution that limits committees to working on bills that raise or spend state revenue. House Democrats raised concerns that the rule change would reduce transparency.
- The Juneau School District is facing a sixth year of budget cuts, and it’s handling the budget process a little differently than it has in recent years.
- The new rule won't go into effect until late 2016 at the earliest, but importers would have to track where fish were caught, the type of gear used and where it was landed.
- Anchorage is tied for first as the prime destination for ferrying summer tourists, according to a new report by the McDowell Group.