We’ll get a preview of the Arts Council’s upcoming season, with guests Rachel Juzeler and Kari Groven;
Mac Metcalfe will be here to highlight next week’s celebration honoring the National Guard;
We’ll talk with Fairbanks author, Kristina Ahlnas, in town for a booksigning Sunday at Hearthside Books;
We’ll get the details on this year’s STAR performances;
And we’ll get a preview of this week’s Food Truck Friday.
- 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.