Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Tune in KTOO on December 23 at 3pm for the radio debut of our new series the “Writers’ Showcase”. The inaugural program is holiday themed and includes the works of Alaska authors read by actors before a live studio audience. Think: Selected Shorts, Alaska Style. Writers include Heather Lende, Geoff Kirsch, Clint Farr, Joan Pardes and Rockwell Kent. Actors include Christina Apathy, Shona Strauser, and Ryan Conarro. That’s the Writers’ Showcase, Monday, December 23rd at 3pm on KTOO-FM.
- A state commission approved to petitions for Dillingham and Manokotak to annex land in the Nushagak commercial fishing district against their staff's recommendations. The annexations will allow the two city's to tax salmon harvested in the district.
- The Kodiak Island Borough agreed to hold conserve land that multiple Kodiak residents testified they wanted to protect.
- A man who was shot by a Juneau police officer was medevaced to Seattle and is expected to live. The police, the Department of Law and the Alaska Bureau of Investigation are trying to determine why lethal force was used.
- Sitka fishermen volunteer to audit how much fuel they're using in hopes of cutting expenses and boosting profits.