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.
- Dan Henry agreed to pay more than $600,000 in restitution and serve up to two years in federal prison.
- Alaska Airlines use of the phrase "Meet our Eskimo" in its rebranding campaign has sparked a controversy and new conversation about what “Eskimo” means to Alaska Natives.
- The offer is the latest salvo in a battle between lawmakers, developers and lawyers over the price legislators agreed to for the building in 2013 during a very different fiscal climate.
- The city thinks Hecla's Greens Creek mine may be responsible. The mine says its discharges in the area meet state requirements.