We’ll talk to Don Reardon, author of Raven’s Gift;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s Writers’ Showcase;
Reena Simms will be here to highlight the St. Vincent de Paul Adopt a Family program;
Learn about the Hour of Code Initiative, Ursula Sfraga, from Resource Data Incorporated;
And we’ll discuss how to prevent Winter injuries, with guests Lesa Way and Cory Welsh, from SEARHC.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- The table was set for awkwardness. Murkowski was placed one senator away from the president, on his left. West Virginia Sen. Shelley Moore Capito was just as near, on his right side. She is another senator who said “no” to repealing the ACA without a replacement. Between her and the president: Sen. Dean Heller, R-Nevada, an early critic of the Senate health care bill.
- A state official estimates the latest rating downgrades could cost the state an extra $5 million to $6 million over 20 years on a $100 million transportation bond issuance.
- A state law makes legislators immune to arrests for misdemeanors while the Legislature is in session. The Legislature has been out of session since July 16 for the first time since the incident.
- Avista has owned Juneau's electric utility for the past four years.