Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Retired UAS Provost Robbie Stell will drop in to tell us about the upcoming UAS Alunmi and Friends Spring Bangquet and Auction, to be held April 5
Jacke Manning of the Alask State Museum will bring guest artist James Belhke to our studios to preview his lecture scheduled for 5:30 at the Museum; Behlke is the Juror’s Choice Award winner in this year’s 34th All Alaska Juried Exhibition, which opens this afternoon at 4:30;
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Golden Girls with Merrill Jensen, Horiticulturalist and Manager of the Jensen Arboretum;
and Angela Gowdy will be here to highlight tonight’s RotarAct Chili Cook-Off, starting at 6:30 p.m. at The Twisted Fish.
- “Scrap it,” said Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assemblyman Steve Colligan. “We would be better off spending $500,000 to send it to the scrapyard.”
- Some 34,000 Alaskans are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits but don't apply. That's $65 million from the federal government that's not getting into local economies.
- Nick Pletnikoff, who has autism, was pepper-sprayed outside his home by Kodiak police in September. He was never charged with a crime. The family is suing for more than $100,000 plus punitive damages.
- Scalia was perhaps the leading voice of uncompromising conservatism on the Supreme Court. In his 29 years on the court, he achieved almost a cult following for dissents.