In Honor of National Aviation Day, MsG reads two stories:
“The Day I Sprouted Wings” by J. Herman Banning
“Flying – A Dream Come True!” by Ida M. Tarbell
She explains the stories are “in dedication to all the “flyboys and girls” who taught me the science of aviation and how to love flying.”
- The appropriation meets the full amount state law allows the CBJ to give the school district plus provides $925,700 for other programs and activities not tied to the state funding cap.
- The Juneau Assembly is no longer considering shuttering the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The 41-year-old institution is one of several facilities singled out for closing to help close a $1.9 million shortfall.
- Ishmael Hope's second book of poetry, "Rock Piles Along the Eddy," explores indigenous thought.
- After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.