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.
- In a statement, Triem wrote she was especially thankful to her "fellow millennials who had faith in me to represent their interests, priorities, and approach to our community, its challenges and sustainable future."
- If you live anywhere in the country with a sales tax, the online retailer Amazon collects it – except in Alaska. Some in Alaska want to see changes that would affect Amazon and other online sellers.
- Several hundred Pacific walrus are hauled out on a barrier island near the village of Point Lay, on the Chukchi Sea coast. It's the earliest such haul out since the walrus first started showing up in 2007 -- and may be linked to this year's rapidly retreating Arctic sea ice.