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 city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.
- Sarah Erkmann, external affairs manager for the Alaska Oil and Gas Association trade group, said the tax amounts to “punishing” oil companies.
- The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon canceled its annual convention slated to be held in Haines, mainly due to the weak Canadian dollar.
- For now, traffic in Gastineau Channel will not be restricted, but Hilbert said they will likely establish a no-wake zone during the actual salvage operation.