We’ll talk with Kyle Pickett about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony performances; Laura Heywood will be here to highlight Friday’s Juneau Lyric Opera Spring Gala Fundraiser; we’ll find out about the upcoming Empty Bowls fundraiser for the Glory Hole; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- 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.