Andy Kline hosted and talked to Katie Chapman, Carolyn Marsalis and Robyn Priest (both from Austin, TX) of NAMI about this weekend’s Symposium on Wellness;
Tristan Knutson-Lombardo from SAIL and Katie Chapman discussed this Saturday’s Run, Walk & Roll Fundraiser;
Lt. Governor Mead Treadwell spoke about a drive to encourage voter registration;
We got an update on Saturday’s Evening of Worship;
And Nancy DeCherney was here with Arts Up.
- The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning until Saturday morning for Mendenhall River and surrounding area.
- Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
- Gov. Bill Walker announced an additional $10 million cut to the University of Alaska.
- The largest share of that cut is to the account the state uses to partially reimburse local governments for school bonds.