Hal Geiger of Juneau’s End of Life Foundation will drop by with author Lani Leary who’ll tell about her presentation at 7 tonight at Centennial Hall, Death in Our Community: From Grief to Hope;
We’ll find out about tonight’s Evening at Egan topic, Monitoring the Mendenhall Outburst Flood, with UAS Professors Eran Hood and Jason Amundson;
Teri Tibbett, staffer with the Alaska Mental Health Board and the Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse will fill us in on September’s Recovery Month activities in Juneau and around the state; We’ll learn about the Swing Into Recovery Dance, coming up tonight at Rockwell with swing dance lessons at 7 and dancing from 8 to 11;
And we’ll discover the multi-year connection between the Chapel by the Lake and Keur Jamm Church in Senegal from Chapel’s Pastor Doug Dye and visiting pastor Eloi Dogue; Pastor Dogue will conduct three services Sunday at Chapel by the Lake.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3,
- A trial date has been set for a 21-year-old Alaska man accused of fatally shooting his girlfriend when he tried to kill himself and the bullet struck the woman after passing through his head.
- If you imagine a chart, 'peak summer' is the top of the annual temperature curve or the warmest part of the year. In Interior Alaska, that peak happens much earlier than most of the rest of the country.
- Should the Haines Borough have a five-officer police force? $95,000 in government funding? How should the borough go about giving money to nonprofits? These are some of the questions the assembly has to decide on next week, in the fiscal year 18 borough budget.
- The Alutiiq Museum and Archaeological Repository supports Alaska Native artists locally and statewide, and it just announced the acquisition of a couple of beaded art pieces, including a headdress from an artist in Old Harbor.