We’ll find out about Saturday’s Tot Rave at DIPAC;
Kate Prussing will be here to highlight computer classes at The Learning Connection.
We’ll talk with Heather Beaty, Program Director for the Pick, Click, & Give program;
We’ll celebrate National Mentoring Month.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music & more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Juneau Finance Director Bob Bartholomew projected Gov. Bill Walker’s veto of about half of dividend funds will cost the city.
- Only three votes now separate two northern Alaska House candidates. Dean Westlake of Kotzebue has 780 votes, ahead of 777 votes for incumbent Rep. Ben Nageak, who’s from Barrow.
- Bus passes, child-care assistance, work clothing and other resources to get low-income tribal members into jobs are being cut in seven Southeast Communities..
- The U.S. Northern Command and Coast Guard have launched a major field-training exercise off Alaska’s northwest coast. Arctic Chinook is intended to demonstrate how local, state and federal agencies would respond to a simulated cruise ship accident. Coincidentally, a big luxury cruise ship will sail through the area while the exercise is under way. And to further complicate things, bad weather has just set in.