Chris Schwartz, manager at Salt Restaurant in downtown Juneau will bring Chef Sharmela, who will be the head chef at Juneau’s new Saffron Indian Restaurant to open April 1 in the former location of Sprazzo on Franklin Street and Chef Lionel, head chef at Salt, which replaces the former Zephyr restaurant on Seward Street.
Andy Cline will bring by Alaskan Brewery’s latest offering, Icy Bay IPA, specially brewed to commemorate Alaska’s surfers
We’ll get a preview of this week’s Fireside lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Alaska’s Hummingbirds, with Wildlife Technician Gwen Baluss and Biologist Brian Logan;
And we’ll get the details about Saturday’s Roller Girls’ bout;
- An Alaskan has joined President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team. The Trump team has selected former state senator Jerry Ward as its liaison to the 500-plus federally recognized tribes.
- "I think it's really fun to get a chance to meet the governor and to eat cookies," said Michelle Weaver.
- Juneau Police Department Lt. David Campbell said the student who potentially made shooting threats against Thunder Mountain High School is no longer a threat.
- At least 80 percent of the Department of Environmental Conservation's contaminated sites contain petroleum.