In Honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month
“The Story of the Mosquito” by Lily Hoang (Vietnam)
— Careful who and what you love.
“First Day of Snow” by Naoko Awa (Japan)
–This is why we need to listen to our elders.
“I Can’t Wait To Be An Old Asian American Woman” by Christy Namee Eriksen
- Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
- Gov. Bill Walker announced an additional $10 million cut to the University of Alaska.
- The largest share of that cut is to the account the state uses to partially reimburse local governments for school bonds.
- Inmates will be moved to other corrections centers and halfway houses or possibly put on ankle monitoring, depending on the situation.