On Monday, July 3, a statue of William Seward will be dedicated in front of the Capitol Building in downtown Juneau. Who was William Seward? Find out this Monday evening for a radio special, featuring a panel of guests who will talk about the former U. S. Secretary of State, Governor of New York, and key player in the purchase of Alaska from Russia.
Tune in at 7, this Monday at 7, during Focus on Community on KTOO, 104.3 FM, and learn about William Seward.
- The agency confirmed that Chris Hladick will become the regional administrator overseeing EPA's work in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington
- During a language workshop Monday, a Tlingit elder unable to hear spoke up to encourage the young audience to pay attention. She recounted her years in boarding school and how she nearly lost the language completely.
- President Trump's third executive order restricting travel from some countries to the U.S. was to go into effect on Wednesday. The judge didn't rule on the limits affecting North Korea and Venezuela.
- JDHS head football coach Kevin Hamrick, said he doesn't know how much longer the school will be able to fund its team. Both JDHS and TMHS also face safety concerns from playing freshmen on varsity.