Today at 3 pm on A Juneau Afternoon, host Jeff Brown will talk with the Juneau Student Symphony about upcoming performances this weekend, we’ll hear about this year’s Women of Distinction event, Hanna Sebold will be in to tell us about “Success Inside and Out”, and Nancy DeCherney give us highlights on the events happening this weekend with Arts UP.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, today at 3 p.m. on KTOO-NEWS.
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- President Trump hasn't mentioned it as he's defended the memorabilia over the past week, but historians say the statues were originally built to send a clear message to black Americans.
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