The 40th annual Alaska Folk Festival is now in its fifth day. This year’s dance band, the Gallus Brothers, will play tonight at the Juneau Arts and Culture Center. Here’s an audio postcard about the band.
- Juneau police reported five people injured in a four-vehicle accident on Egan Drive at Fred Meyer.
- A state economist said the oil and gas industry is shrinking fast, but it could bottom out soon.
- Tlingit battle helmets were designed to inspire fear. The thick, wooden head armor carried imagery of strong warriors, fierce animals or revered ancestors.
- After loss of tax credit payments from the state and construction delays, a Cook Inlet oil company asks for help.