Will the current sectarian violence in Iraq lead to a disintegration of its borders? From the 1916 agreement between Britain and France that established the Middle East borders as we know them today and to the US led invasion in 2003, David Noon, UAS Professor of History, will take us into the past to put the current conflict in a historical perspective. Rich Moniak will host.
- A damaged traffic light prompted authorities to close lanes of Egan drive until repairs could be made. The light has been fixed.
- The window of a house was shot out in the Auke Bay area Saturday. No one was injured.
- The Walker administration has tasked the Southeast Conference to come up with reform recommendations for the Alaska Marine Highway System.
- At least 50 First Nations and tribes signed a treaty Thursday opposing tar sands expansion plans that they view as "a collective threat to our Nations."