Monday evening on PeaceTalk, Rich Moniak will appear with a student from the YES program (which brings student to the U.S. from predominantly Muslim countries) to discuss thge student’s experiences here in Juneau. Also, there will be reflextions on a decade of war in Iraq and a discussion of the sculpture to be installed at the Bishop Kenny Peace Park.
- Residents in a homeless camp off Egan Drive have been given 14 days to vacate the property. The area owned by the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority is slated for sale and redevelopment.
- Rural health aides have a long, successful history of improving access to health care in Alaska. Now, dental a program based on that model is improving oral care in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.
- From midnight Monday through about 1 p.m. Tuesday, Ketchikan received more than 8 inches of rain.
- Canadian power company Hydro One isn't interested in selling Alaska Electric Light & Power Company. But the Juneau Assembly still wants to study the prospect of a municipal-owned utility.