Director Flordelino Lagundino, and artists David Walker and Teresa Bush provide a preview of this year’s Wearable Arts Extravaganza during Thursday’s program. Alysia Jones and Victoria Brown from the City Museum tells us about this year’s 12 x 12 exhibit and a class for youth. MJ Grande from the City Library system reads to us and invites us to Storytime at the library, and Nancy Decherney of the Juneau Arts and Humanities Council provides a preview of arts and entertainment events around Juneau over the next week. Matt Miller guest hosts.
- Project coordinator Katharine Heumann said the decision came after hearing criticism of the proposal from Travel Juneau and members of the community.
- Wednesday is the first day of school for about 4,700 students across Juneau.
- Eight buoy tenders and their crews from Alaska, British Columbia, and the Pacific Northwest are in Juneau this week for the annual Buoy Tender Roundup and Olympics.
- The commercial harvest for Dungeness crab in Southeast Alaska this summer was the lowest in several decades. But it might not be a complete bust. The harvest numbers only tell part of the story.