We’ll get an update on the 360North productions highlighting the 50th Anniversary of the Alaska Marine Highway;
Steve Kocsis will be here with the details about Tuesday’s Planetarium presentation on Astronaut Humor;
We’ll talk with Maire New about her year-long residency at Moscow’s Bolshoi Ballet Academy;
We’ll learn about a new Tlingit language app;
And Katrina Pearson & Colleen Mondor will be here to profile their new publishing business, Shorefast Editions.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- “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.