A bakery pie tin became a flying plastic disc when it began to be sold on January 13, 1957. Gavin and Wyatt as dogs enjoy chasing discs at the playground while John as host likes playing tunes at the radio station. Even if you do not catch the flying disc with the dogs, you can still catch the radio show with the host on Crosscurrents, 1/13 at 8 a.m.
- Most places in Alaska are wetter than normal for August, but it's been especially rainy in Ketchikan.
- Southeast Alaska lawmakers spent time during the legislative session working to protect regional interests, including the ferry system.
- The judge gave the federal prosecutor 60 days to consider whether to pursue the death penalty. The defendant, Kenneth Manzanares of Santa Clara, Utah, pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, Kristy.
- A crosswalk in a downtown Juneau neighborhood is constantly being painted over in rainbow colors. Depending on who you ask, It's either an expression of creativity or simple vandalism.