Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, our host Amanda Compton will talk with George Kuhar who is performing tonight at the Gold Town Theatre as part of the KRNN concert series, we’ll find out about the Rock Dump’s Wednesday evening women’s climbing classes, Juneau, elite runner, Geoff Roes will share with us about his next race, the 350-mile Iditarod Trail Invitational, and we’ll learn about this week at Eaglecrest.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.