Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with Katie Chapman, from NAMI, and Jordan Nigero, from SAIL,about a new support group for those dealing with depression and Bi-Polar disorder; Nancy DeCherney from the JACC and Betsy Matthew, who’s building a miniature golf hole for GCI, will be here to give us overview of this year’s mini-golf course at the JACC; we’ll hear from Ben Brown about Thursday night’s performance of The Santaland Diaries at the Gold Town; and Bernie Sorenson and Tom English from the Juneau School District will be here to talk about the CARES program and how & when students can enroll for the upcoming 3rd quarter classes that start in January.
- Wayne Price thinks if there is going to be a wider healing among Natives in America, the U.S. government needs to apologize for the devastating toll the boarding schools took.
- Alaska’s economic woes are affecting all corners of the state, especially communities that were banking on an Arctic boom.
- The dead included one police officer from a local university. At least nine other people were hurt, including four police officers.
- Studies recommended relocating villages like Newtok, Kivalina and Shishmaref. But more than 10 years later they are still there, with waves getting higher and storms getting stronger.