Tonight at 7 on KTOO: The Juneau ReEntry Coalition (JREC) will present a conversation by people who have experienced incarceration within Alaska’s correctional system discussing some of the issues that got them in there, and some of the solutions that have helped them return to the community as responsible, productive citizens.
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- Evacuations are underway, with helicopters and boats trying to reach stranded communities. More than 100 more people are missing, the country's disaster management center says.
- The district has already eliminated about 30 positions -- about 17 were for teachers and tutors.