We’ll talk with Randy Hurtte about this Saturday’s Litter Free Cleanup Day;
Seattle Architect Tom Kundig will talk about his presentation at tonight’s Alaska Design Forum;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s Jazz & Classics Concert, Brahms Away, with members of the Jasper String Quartet;
Gina White will talk about Saturday’s March of Dimes/March for Babies event.
And Mark Piotroski will give us the details about this Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- The PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.