Andy Kline hosted —
He talked with Dick Reichman and Chares Branklyn about Perseverance Theatre’s current production, OF MICE AND MEN;
Gary Weglar and Colleen Jones discussed upcoming Hospice Volunteer Training opportunities;
Jim Cosgrove, Mr. Stinky Feet, talked about his concert on Sunday;
And Melissa Kookesh & Nicole Hallingstad were here to highlight Thursday’s Sealaska & Central Council’s Voter Registration event.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.