We’ll learn about Community Day at UAS with guest, Katie Bausler; Gwen Baluss will be here to let us know about activities surrounding Saturday’s International Migratory Bird Day; we’ll get a preview of Saturday’s Juneau Jazz & Classics Grand Finale concert and dance by Lavay Smith and the Red Hot Skillet Lickers; and we’ll get the details about this weekend’s Femme Fatales event at the Rondesvous and the Baronof.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.
- For the first time, scientists have documented the prevalence of two biotoxins in Alaska’s marine mammal population above the Arctic Circle.