We’ll get an update on the Wild Image Project with Daniel Fox and Nathanial Stevens;
We’ll learn about this weekend’s Blueberry Arts Festival in Ketchikan;
Kelly Sorenson will educate us about Alaska’s Early Learning Network;
And we’ll get an overview of the Juneau Public Library System with director Robert Barr.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more – all on Tuesday’s Juneau Afternoon.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.