Join Dr. Elaine Schroeder and Kara Nelson, Director of Haven House, on Mind Over Matter this coming Monday at 7pm on KTOO. Listen in on a wide ranging discussion about the issues and problems facing women after incarceration and how Haven House in Juneau hopes to meet those needs. So tune in to Mind Over Matter this Monday at 7 pm on KTOO for Juneau’s own stimulating and in depth discussion show with Dr. Elaine Schroeder.
- 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.”