360 North viewers and supporters… We are giving away A FREE gift pass for two on the Alaska Railroad.
The Alaska Railroad is the best way to see the true Alaska! This gift pass allows 2 people to enjoy Adventure Class service aboard the Denali Star to Denali National Park from Anchorage.
The Winner will be drawn and announced on July 15.
No purchase is required. Travel is good through April, 2014. It’s a free drawing to thank you, our viewers.
See the details here:
- 360 North’s new documentary “Inside Out: Leaving Prison Behind,” premieres 8 p.m. this Friday, June 23 on 360 North.
- The state is advertising the ferry Taku again. It listed the ship earlier at $1.5 million, then at $700,000. This time, there's no advertised minimum.
- The National Endowment for the Arts has named a Chilkat weaver from Juneau as one of its nine National Heritage Fellows. Anna Brown Ehlers, 62, has been recognized for her mastery of this challenging art form that's specific to Southeast Alaska and parts of British Columbia.
- The state Legislature's conference committee cut $8 million from the University of Alaska's budget on Wednesday, a softer blow than the nearly $22 million reduction proposed by the state Senate.