He’ll talk with organizers of Saturday’s dinner and auction benefiting Helping Hands;
We’ll learn about the Juneau Lyric Opera’s upcoming production of Hairspray;
Elaine Schroeder will discuss a Stress Reduction program at Bartlett Regional Hospital;
And Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The primary source of school funding would not be reduced. Permanent fund dividends would be cut in half, to $1,100.
- 360 North’s new documentary “Inside Out: Leaving Prison Behind,” premieres 8 p.m. this Friday, June 23 on 360 North.
- The state is advertising the ferry Taku again. It listed the ship earlier at $1.5 million, then at $700,000. This time, there's no advertised minimum.
- The National Endowment for the Arts has named a Chilkat weaver from Juneau as one of its nine National Heritage Fellows. Anna Brown Ehlers, 62, has been recognized for her mastery of this challenging art form that's specific to Southeast Alaska and parts of British Columbia.