We’ll get an update on CBJ activities with City Manager Kim Kiefer;
Cliff Cole and Marie Darlin, from the Juneau Commission on Aging, will be here to highlight Older Americans Month;
We’ll get an update on King Island Christmas’ KickStarter campaign;
And Sarah Buhlman will be here with details about SAGA’s upcoming Yoga Kayaking Trip.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Juneau Assembly declined to pass a broaden sales tax exemption for seniors. Opposition from businesses prodded elected officials to refer the initiative back to committee.
- Fines for pet owners whose for critters scooped up by animal control officers have gone up. The fees hadn't been adjusted for nearly 17 years.
- 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.”