Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts. He’ll talk with Flordelino Lagundino, director, and Marisa Marquez, who’s playiing Bangie in Flipzoids, which opens in preview tonight; Valerie Kelton and Kelly Moore will tell us about this weekend’s Juneau Convention and Visitor’s Bureau Travel Fair; we’ll meet the Tennessee Mafia Jug Band, guest Artists for the 38th Annual Alaska Folk Festival; and Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- When this mural in the U.S. Capitol was painted in the '90s, ideas about Western Expansion and Manifest Destiny had evolved. The artist wanted his work to reflect the understanding that the West wasn’t empty land before the settlers arrived.
- Alaska Airlines CFO said most of the 68 Airbus jets in Virgin's fleet this year are on leases that run through at least 2021.
- The suspended doctor had a breakdown in January, requested a leave of absence from the hospital, then resigned.
- Researchers at Yale have landed on a particular way of describing our complicated, contradictory climate change opinions.