Dixie Hood will bring us up to date on the happenings in her Valley Library group Write for Your Life; Pat Race and Lou Logan will announce the July 26 deadline for submission to the August 2 JMP short Juneau film festival; we’ll find out about summer sailing opportunities from Ruth Kostik of Southeast Alaska Sailing; and we’ll hear Marc Wheeler’s Mudrooms presentation from this past Spring.
- Polls show the presidential race is unusually tight in Alaska. Juneau residents attending two election events shared their opinions on the polls and the candidates.
- A new weather station installed on Mt. Ripinsky last month is now relaying data on weather conditions that could help hikers, climbers and skiers prepare for bad weather -- especially avalanches.
- Kids attending the Homer Folk School learn everything from making apple juice to building kayaks.
- Bethel has made more than a quarter of a million dollars from its 12 percent sales tax on alcohol since legal alcohol sales began in April.