We’ll profile The Gustavus Inn with owners Dan and JoAnn Lesh;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s Ham Club Field Day from two members of the Juneau Amateur Radio Club, Larry Walter and David Bruce;
And we’ll get a preview of the music and eats available as part of the Arts Council’s Food Truck Friday from featured performers Kray van Kirk and Carl Reese, along with the operator of Nate’s Grill;
and Kari Groven will fill us in on the new Music on the Fly programs at Juneau International Airport Sundays throughout the summer;
We’ll also have Bird Note, Writer’s Almanac, and music.
- “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.