Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll talk with Kathryn Kell about happenings at the CANVAS;
We’ll learning about a housing Forum next week with guest Jeremy Hsieh (prounounced “Shay”)
Aaron Suring will be here with details about this week’s JUMP society screenings;
And Nick Jans will be here to highlight the release and booksigning of his new book, A Wolf Called Romeo;
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.