Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore will host. He’ll talk with Jessalyn Rintala about the final weekend of Juneau Jazz & Classics; Jeff Van Vonderen and Matt Felix will give us a preview of Jeff’s talk tonight on intervention for addiction; we’ll find out about the Maritime Festival, rescheduled for this Friday, with guests Adrien Lopez and Jessy Post; and we’ll get the details about summer school for high schoolers, with guest, Bernie Sorenson.
As the air gets colder and the days shorter, the Skagway tourism season is coming to a close. Overall, tourism staff says this summer was a success. The last cruise ship of the season has come and gone and shop owners around Skagway are preparing for winter, cleaning up and closing their doors. The streets that were recently busy with visitors are quieting down.
KRNN launches it’s sixth Spotlight Series season with a special performance by Dave McGraw and Mandy Fer on October 5th. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. at the Gold Town Nickelodeon, show starts promptly at 7 p.m.
Internationally-acclaimed, indie-folk songwriter duo from the San Juan Islands, Dave McGraw and Mandy Fer are thrilled to return to Juneau for this special performance. Together, their exceptional vocal harmonies coupled with Fer’s pioneering electric guitar work have become a vehicle to carry them around the world, sharing stages with fellow troubadours including Iron & Wine, Glen Hansard, Gregory Alan Isakov, Kelly Joe Phelps, Birds of Chicago and many others.
Tickets are $15 in advance at the station and online, $18 at the door.