We’ll get the details on tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation by Dr. Thomas King and some other upcoming events on the UAS campus from Lance Twitchell, an instructor in the university’s Native Studies Program and Nae Tmoolak,one of his students.
Barney McClure will be here to highlight this week’s cabaret concert, Singin’ in the Rain;
We’ll talk with author Ana Maria Spagna about tonight’s library presentation and Saturday’s writing workshop;
And we’ll find out about the JDHS production of
The Curious Savage, with director, Michaela Moore, and three members of the csst, Jessica Sullivan, Angela Wright, and Ellen Dyar.
- Local education officials are applying for state money to replace and repair leaky roofs at several Juneau schools. About $5 million is coming in over the next five years earmarked for school maintenance from sales tax money that voters approved in the Oct. 3 election.
- "They’re calling it GTA, grand theft Anchorage, right now," said Rep. Lora Reinbold, who says she wants to repeal Senate Bill 91. "It’s outrageous, what’s going on in the city that I love.”
- After several failed motions, the Alcohol Control Board couldn’t come to an agreement. They’ll revisit the advisory at a November meeting.
- The prosecution has rested its case in the homicide trial underway in Juneau Superior Court. Strawn, who was charged for Brandon Cook's death in October 2015, now has a chance to present his own evidence and witnesses.