Death and dying are topics we usually try to avoid. Not so with Juneau’s Foundation for the End of Life Care, which looks mortality head on. Please tune in to Mind Over Matter with Dr. Elaine Schroeder and Bruce Weyhrauch this coming Monday at 7pm on KTOO to learn why we really do need to be prepared for this final stage of life. That’s this Monday evening at 7 pm on Ktoo for Mind Over Matter.
- Alaska’s economy could suffer as a result of China’s 25 percent tariff on American seafood imports and that worries U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski. In a written statement, Murkowski urges President Donald Trump to reach a trade policy with China that protects the export market.
- A regional theater company in Alaska has furloughed its employees after officials say it faced several years of financial problems.
- Juneau residents gathered at Savikko Park this weekend to celebrate the region’s mining and logging industries once again.
- Alaska Republican U.S. senators are supporting a bipartisan bill that seeks to ensure states' ability to regulate legal marijuana industries.