We’ll talk with Zuill Baily, appearing in concert with Awadigin Pratt this coming Monday at the UAS Egan Library; Iris Korhonen-Penn and Jane Stokes will be here to highlight their show opening Friday at the Franklin Street Gallery at the Baranof Hotel; and Elva Bontrager will be here with the word about tonight’s Mountain Music Festival at the top of the tram.
- Dozens of helicopter pilots and maintenance personnel from Alaska’s Air National Guard are heading overseas to combat the Islamic State.
- The First Alaskans Institute has announced the keynote speakers for the 2017 the 34th Elders and Youth Conference, which begins Oct. 16, just ahead of the Alaska Federation of Natives in Anchorage.
- The group traveled through at least 12 time zones to reach the Russian community of Kadom, which was the home and birthplace of Saint Herman of Alaska.
- Watch forums with the Juneau Assembly and school board candidates.