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.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.