We’ll meet divas Sandy Fortier & Giselle Stone;
Steve Kocsis will be here with a preview of Tuesday’s Planetarium presentation about Black Holes;
Kathy Ruddy will highlight Friday’s Dinner & auction to benefit the Whale project;
And we’ll hear from Jim Penor & Kirk Duncan about Wednesday’s E-Waste event.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.