We’ll find out about the upcoming hockey season with Michelle Kaelke from the Juneau Douglas Ice Association;
Matt & Rachel DeSpain will be here to highlight this Saturday’s ZipFest;
We’ll talk to Jackie Manning, from the Alaska State Museum, about this year’s Alaska Positive;
And John Venables will give us the details about Friday’s Wickersham Day Parade.
- It’s not clear whether independent Gov. Bill Walker will run in the primary. A campaign spokesperson said Walker could not comment because it is a pending legal matter to which the state is a party.
- Gastineau Community School has been renamed Sayéik Gastineau Community School. The Juneau School Board voted unanimously to add the traditional Tlingit name, which loosely translates to “spirit helper.”
- Christopher Strawn testified he walked home with his dog and was going to sleep when Brandon Cook was shot and killed on Oct. 20, 2015.
- Gov. Walker and Lt. Gov. Mallott both spoke, but is was the 17-year-old keynote speaker who brought the room to its feet with applause and cheers.