We’ll talk to with UAS Commencement Speaker and former General Manager of KTOO, Charlie Northrip;
We’ll get a preview of this weekend’s Femme Fatale Drag show, a benefit for the 4 A’s;
Author Tom Walker will be here to tell us about his new book, The Seventymile Kid;
Greg Burger will be here with notes about this weekend’s Full Circle Music 23rd Annual Student Music Recital.
And we’ll talk with quilter Carol Suring about her First Friday show at the Alaska Robotics Gallery.
- Tim McLeod, AEL&P’s president, says the company thought heating with natural gas could save customers money but circumstances have changed.
- Senate President Pete Kelly said the plan in Senate Bill 70 will prevent spending from getting out of control. The Senate isn't including an income tax.
- Hilcorp recently informed state regulators that the company is unlikely to begin repairs on a gas leak in Cook Inlet until mid- to late March, according to a letter obtained by Alaska's Energy Desk through a public records request.
- At a meeting in Anchorage Friday with elected officials from around the Arctic, Murkowski said she's fielding questions about potential changes in U.S. policy.