This weekend was the 46th Southeast Alaska State Fair hosted in Haines from July 31 – Aug 3. Attendees experienced great weather and entertainment from all over the Lower 48 and Alaska. Here are some highlights from the musical performances.
For more pictures from the Fair, visit the KRNN Facebook album here.
- “So what we’re seeing here is a giant step — a beautiful step — backward in time, where we’re remembering that there is no us versus them. There’s only us, and we are the people, and the people are the police."
- Eaglecrest Ski Area is opening this year ahead of schedule.
- Alaska and British Columbia signed a memorandum of understanding Wednesday expected to increase the state’s role in transboundary mine decisions.
- New rules could make it possible to develop more renewable energy in Alaska, by making it easier for independent projects to sell their power to the grid.