He’ll talk with Marianne Mills and Zach Hosid about the Meals on Wheels program; Ann Secrest from AARP in Anchorage will introduce earnedasay.org, a website to inform and collect opinions on Social Security and Medicare in this election year; and Cynthia Nickerson will drop in to announce the Step Out Agains Diabetes Fun Walk scheduled at 9 Saturday morning at the Safeway parking lot.
- The Republican presidential nominee faced a day of harsh criticism from across the political spectrum for appearing to urge Russia to hack his Democratic rival's email.
- The Ketchikan School Board approved a new policy Wednesday establishing programs to help reduce child abuse and sexual assault. There was no discussion before the unanimous roll-call vote in favor of the policy, which calls for age-appropriate information for students in all grade levels to teach about appropriate conduct, and resources available for students.
- The United Fishermen of Alaska is working on a project to figure out what issues the salmon fleet is concerned about – and how to reach them.
- In its most recent draft, the Juneau Assembly added gender expression as a protected class in its proposed Equal Rights Ordinance.