Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, our host Pat Moore will talk with Pat Race about the screening of the JUMP Society’s winter film fest at Tonight’s Sound and Motion presentation in the UAS lecture hall; we’ll hear from Magill Pratt about her Artist Talk on Wednesdays at the Canvas, Professor Eran Hood and Meteorologist Aaron Jacobs will give us a sneak preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitors Center where they’ll talk about last July’s two-day glacier-fed flood in Juneau; and singer-sognwriter Hobo Jim will tell us about the fundraiser he’s doing on behalf of the Mendenhall Flying Lions Club Friday and Szaturday night at Marlentini’s. That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
U.S. Senate leaders postponed a vote on their health care reform bill, but Alaskans opposed to the bill aren’t letting up. One Alaskan, a three-time cancer survivor, went to Washington to make his pitch directly.
Oprah Winfrey and some of her friends will be cruising through Alaska next month. Forbes reports that the seven-day Holland America cruise "Share the Adventure" departs from Seattle on July 15 on July 15. The 2,104-passenger ship will visit Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Sitka and other Alaskan sites.
MudroomsReal people. real stories. Live, on stage. “Mudrooms” is a community-powered monthly event in Juneau, where real people tell real stories, live. Anchorage has “Arctic Entries”. In Juneau, we’re just as sophisticated – just a little muddier. Mudrooms’ creators are Amanda Compton and Alida Bus. Audio production by Marc Wheeler.
Focus On Community“Focus on Community” is an hour long, public affairs program hosted by different volunteer, community members each week. The format ranges from in-studio discussions, to live call-ins. Topics vary from peace initiatives to mental health problems to hotly debated town issues. Any and all community members are invited to present a show idea and work with us to bring it the air.
Telling Tales with Ms. GEach week, host, Ms.G, reads a selection of writing based around a given theme. Audio of her show is available the following day here on our website.