Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix Hosts.
He’ll talk with photographer Mark Kelley, who recently was one of 15 winners of an international photography competition;
Nate Heck, from SAGA will focus on their Winter Obstacle Course;
Bill Merk will be here with a preview of this month’s Poetry Slam on Friday;
And we’ll learn about Eaglecrest’s Porcupine Lodge from Jeffra Clough and Matt Lillard.
- The House passed a resolution that limits committees to working on bills that raise or spend state revenue. House Democrats raised concerns that the rule change would reduce transparency.
- The Juneau School District is facing a sixth year of budget cuts, and it’s handling the budget process a little differently than it has in recent years.
- The new rule won't go into effect until late 2016 at the earliest, but importers would have to track where fish were caught, the type of gear used and where it was landed.
- Anchorage is tied for first as the prime destination for ferrying summer tourists, according to a new report by the McDowell Group.