Juneau PM-9-7-12 Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with poet Emily Wall about her reading tonight at the UAS Bookstore;
Joy Lyon will help us learn about FASD Awareness Day;
and get a preview of Saturday night’s concert by cellist, Zuill Bailey;
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.