Tune in this Thursday at 7 p.m. for a broadcast of the Mudrooms presentation, recorded live at Northern United Church on January 13, featuring Jennifer Mannix, Miguel Rohrbacher, Heather Ridgeway, Elasonga, Carolyn Garcia, Steve Sue Wing, and Jonathan Smith.
- In his State of the University address Tuesday, University of Alaska President Jim Johnsen stressed the need for an increase in state funding after four years of cuts. Gov. Bill Walker’s proposed budget would flat fund the university at $317 million.
- Murkowski isn't done with ANWR. After speaking at an event in Anchorage this week, the Senator told reporters there are a lot of details that need to be filled in.
- In the past, climate models have struggled to connect ocean conditions with what happens in the atmosphere. But two new studies do a much better job describing that link.
- The Kentucky legislature is considering arming teachers and administrators in response to a school shooting there Jan. 23.