We’ll hear about this Saturday’s fundraiser for Cancer Connection;
Artist Elise Tomlinson will talk about her First Friday exhibit at the CANVAS;
We’ll talk to writer/photographer Jon Waterman about his upcoming presentation at the Downtown Library on wilderness areas;
And we’ll talk with Mariya Lovischuk, Chair of the Conference Committee, about next week Conference on Housing & Homelessness in Anchorage;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- State lawyers want the Supreme Court to reverse the lower court's decision to allow the Stand for Salmon ballot initiative to move forward.
- That's the conclusion of a study performed as Washington, D.C., rolled out its huge program. The city has one of the largest forces in the country, with some 2,600 officers now wearing cameras.
- A swath of downtown Juneau went dark for about a half hour on Friday morning. AEL&P blamed the outage on unspecified equipment failure in a feeder circuit.
- It aims to preserve Alaska Native culture by giving tribes and tribal organizations the ability to oversee local child welfare problems, rather than social workers coming in from outside their communities. That often results in children being removed from their communities.