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 potential government shutdown would come at the busiest -- and worst -- time for the state office that processes teacher certifications. And unresolved state education funding is compounding the teacher hiring crunch.
- The approach is raising concerns with the fund’s leader and a bond-rating firm.
- The business publication Kiplinger is reporting that Juneau tops the list of small cities with the highest concentration of households with the proverbial big bucks. Juneau has 1,109 millionaire households out of a total of 12,986.
- It’s still business as usual when it comes to dealing with protected marine mammals in Southeast waters.