Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with organizers of Saturday’s Family Fishing Day at the Lake; Eric Boraas from Trail Mix will be here to highlight Saturday’s ribbon-cutting of the Under Thunder Trail; Wendy Hamilton and Russ Stevens will be here with a preview of next week’s Weight of the Nation presentation at Centennial Hall; and Kari Gruven will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- Not all staff per diem claim forms have been received, so that figure is likely to rise.
- Instead of Negro, Oriental, Eskimo and Aleut, certain laws will now refer to African Americans, Asian Americans and Alaska Natives.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.