We’ll find out about Wednesday’s Legislative Reception with Wayne Jensen from the Alaska Committee;
City Manager Kim Kiefer will be here with an update on CBJ activities;
Jessy Post will offer details about the upcoming Project Homeless Connect event;
And we’ll celebrate Big Brothers Big Sisters National Mentoring Month;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Republican-led Senate majority is more focused on cutting spending to close the state’s budget deficit than the new mostly Democratic House majority or independent Gov. Bill Walker.
- Alaska Native carvers and weavers say they're worried about the future of yellow cedar.
- Mark Anthony De Simone is accused of shooting 34-year-old Duilio Antonio “Tony” Rosales twice in the back of the head in May 2016.
- The Alaska Marine Highway has seen deep funding and service cuts as the state deals with a massive budget deficit. With the money running low, what are the system’s prospects during this year’s legislative session?