Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
He’ll talk with Skip Schiel about his Evening at Egan presentation tonight: Israel, the Occupied Territories and Non-Violent Resistance;
Kathleen Gambell of Juneau’s Daughters of the New Moon dance troup will introduce guest dance instructor, Morocco, who will talk about her weekend workshops;
We’ll learn about this weekend’s Poetry Slam in observance of Recovery Month;
And Nancy DeCherney will give us the rundown on art happenings in the capital city during Arts Up.
- The Republican-led Senate majority is more focused on cutting spending to close the state’s budget deficit than the new mostly Democratic House majority or independent Gov. Bill Walker.
- Alaska Native carvers and weavers say they're worried about the future of yellow cedar.
- Mark Anthony De Simone is accused of shooting 34-year-old Duilio Antonio “Tony” Rosales twice in the back of the head in May 2016.
- The Alaska Marine Highway has seen deep funding and service cuts as the state deals with a massive budget deficit. With the money running low, what are the system’s prospects during this year’s legislative session?