Andy Kline hosted the show — he talked with Swarupa Toth about AWARE’s Fall Advocacy Training;
Alaska Executive Director, Flora Teo, and Lance Stevens of the Junior Achievement Program, discussed the program.
Marcia Hoffman-DeVoe, from the VA, had info about an outreach event for vets Friday & Saturday;
We found out how to order Rotary Bulbs (rotarybulbs.com) from Jean McBrien and Rosemary Hagevig.
And Nancy DeCherney gave us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- Not all staff per diem claim forms have been received, so that figure is likely to rise.
- Instead of Negro, Oriental, Eskimo and Aleut, certain laws will now refer to African Americans, Asian Americans and Alaska Natives.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.