We’ll talk with Jesse Palomino, from the Zach Gordon Youth Center, about this weekend’s Hershey’s Track & Field Meet;
John McConnochie will be here to highlight Bike to Work Day;
We’ll talk with Mr. Whitekeys about his Whale Fat Follies Summer Show;
And we’ll find out about this week’s Juneau World Affairs Council presentation.
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- For the second time this year, a Republican from Matanuska-Susitna Borough left the state Senate majority caucus.
- The U.S. Senate is working on the health care bill, and Alaska health commissioner Valerie Davidson is in Washington, D.C., to meet with Alaska's senators, Dan Sullivan and Lisa Murkowski. One-quarter of Alaska's population currently is covered by Medicaid.
- Police posted this security video of the suspect on its Facebook page and described him as white, 25 to 30 years old, 6-foot-3 and skinny with scruffy facial hair.
- Uber and Lyft are negotiating with the City and Borough of Juneau over the collection of the city's sales tax. The companies insist it's the drivers' responsibility to collect and remit the 5 percent tax on fares.