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.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.