We’ll learn about tonight’s UAS Sound & Spirit presentation by Tom Cosgrove; we’ll talk with Keegan Messing, whose championship skating skills will be highlighted in Saturday’s Juneau Skating Club Spring Recital; Ran Bar Yoshafat will give us a preview of his weekend presentations on his perspectives on Israel and the Mid-East conflict; Nancy Barnes will focus on Saturday’s Native Artists’ Market at the JACC; and we’ll talk with Sarah Isto, author of the new book, Fur Farms of Alaska.
- 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.