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 Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program has proposed turning the 70-year-old boarding school into an accelerated high school. Some members of the Edgecumbe community aren't happy about that.
- Nora Edith Thomas is charged with two counts of second degree murder for the death of Christopher Kenney.
- The House passed a resolution that limits committees to working on bills that raise or spend state revenue. House Democrats raised concerns that the rule change would reduce transparency.
- The Juneau School District is facing a sixth year of budget cuts, and it’s handling the budget process a little differently than it has in recent years.