We’ll talk with Native American flute player, Morgan Fawcett, in town for next week’s Celebration; Pua Maunu will be here to talk about her First Friday receptions at the Franklin Street Gallery and Zephyr; Megan Gregory & Christopher Cairns will be here to highlight Saturday’s Every Mile Is Worth It 5K Race; and we’ll learn about Flewn with author/illustrator Gabriel Smetzer.
- Dan Henry agreed to pay more than $600,000 in restitution and serve up to two years in federal prison.
- Alaska Airlines use of the phrase "Meet our Eskimo" in its rebranding campaign has sparked a controversy and new conversation about what “Eskimo” means to Alaska Natives.
- The offer is the latest salvo in a battle between lawmakers, developers and lawyers over the price legislators agreed to for the building in 2013 during a very different fiscal climate.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.