Thanksgiving Edition with songs of thanks and giving!
Andy Kline hosted and talked with members of Juneau People for Peace & Justice about Saturday’s Celebration of Hope;
with Peter Metcalfe about this year’s Public Market, and also vendor and fused glass artist, Tomilyn Clark;
and we got an update on Eaglecrest, with Matt Lillard and Jake Quarstad.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has decided to continue allowing religious groups to offer invocations at its meetings after an invocation from a member of the Satanic Temple prompted a call for change.