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APOC postponed consideration of a proposed fine against LT. Governor Mead Treadwell. APOC staff recommended almost 10 grand in fines for campaign misdeeds including not reporting spending and getting discounts from an ad agency. And somewhere Parnell is whispering “make the fines bigger”, “he’s guilty”!!!
A federal judge sentenced career criminal Sabil Moo-jah-Heed to 40 more years in prison for raping younger inmates while in the Anchorage jail. It would effectively be a life sentence for the 54 year old since there is no parole in the federal system. So he gets 40 more years to do what he’s been doing???
Results of a city-wide survey of Anchorage’s homeless population was released today. The survey was the first of its kind in the city. I’ve interviewed homeless people before. It’s hard to put their thoughts into a report. I mean how you translate, “I put the can in the cornfield of haste”, and “There’s a hole in the Barry Manilow syrup”, is beyond me!
Transportation officials released a report on commute times across Anchorage. Drive times on Lake Otis decreased by 6 minutes while Tudor is 1.5 minutes slower and Diamond 1 minute slower. The Glenn commute has gotten faster by 2 minutes. I don’t know what people are going to do with an extra 2 minutes.
The newest "Guinness Book of World Records" was released. I never tried to set a world record. Something always got in the way. What's it called? Oh yeah: employment.
Oktoberfest starts in Munich, Germany this weekend. France celebrates Oktoberfest too. They don't want to. But Germany's like, "DO IT" and they said, "Yes sir, don't hit us!"
Anna Faris says Hollywood success ruined her marriage. So, file this under "Problems that will never be experienced by the cast of 'Bucky Larson'."
Nic Cage said he once awoke to find a naked man eating a Fudgesicle in his bedroom ."And boy, was that Fudgesicle delicious!" replied Gary Busey.
Tonight on Your Alaska Link