Pat Moore hosts. Rowdy Gaines, the third Pillars of America speaker will be here; we’ll talk with Anthony Devroye, violist with the Avalon String Quartet, guest artists here for the Juneau Jazz and Classics festival; Susan Chapman will tell us about her talk scheduled 7:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Juneau downtown library and a workshop she’ll conduct at the Synagogue on Douglas Island all day Saturday, based on her book Five Keys to Mindful Communication; and Barbara Cadiente Nelson and David Katzek will talk about the Heend Slatini Environmental Youth Group, Juneau high school students exploring Tlingit earth sciences.
- 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.