Public concern about getting or transmitting the Covid 19 illness has resulted in reduced commerce, including at the local level. As KUAC’s Dan Bross reports, a Fairbanks small business operator is getting creative to attract and serve customers.
Local legislators heard ideas and indignation about Governor Mike Dunleavy’s proposed state budget on Saturday. Bart LeBon, the representative for House District 1 and Steve Thompson, the rep for House District 2, held a joint constituent meeting at Monroe High School in Fairbanks. Citizens spent more time talking about revenue, but they expressed fear and concerns about new reductions after five years of cuts.