Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Laury Scandling hosts.
We’ll talk with Tony Woodcock, from the New England Conservatory of Music, about his Wednesday night presentation before the Juneau World Affairs Council;
Daniel Fox will be here to highlight his Minute of Nature Series;
We’ll learn about a unique fundraiser for teen organizations;
And we’ll talk with Katrina Pearson and Dan Henry about this year’s NorthWords writers’ symposium in Skagway.
- The union representing Haines municipal employees has filed a grievance against the borough on behalf of police officers. The grievance stems from Assembly member Tom Morphet’s decision to publicize accusations against the police department at an Assembly meeting earlier this month.
- House Bill 211 sponsored by Kiana Democrat Dean Westlake met opposition in a House session early Monday afternoon.
- The legislation would close a quarter of the gap between what the state government spends and what it raises.
- Sen. Kevin Meyer said his constituents oppose creating a new bureaucracy to collect an income tax when the Permanent Fund continues to pay dividends.