Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s talk at UAS on China’s legal system by Alison Conner;
We’ll learn about National Massage Awareness Week coming up next week from Irmgaard Rodgers, a San Francisco-based massage therapist who’s bringing a workshop to Juneau in November;
Todd Hunt will highlight a workshop with an opportunity for audience input to Rory Stitt’s new offering from Juneau Lyric Opera, Bennu’s Birds;
We’ll learn about Second City performer, Amy Roeder’s Juneau performance on Saturday;
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
- Roughly 6,000 state workers were unable to log in to their computers, affecting two in five executive branch workers.
- The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.
- One of the Sealaska regional Native corporation’s longest-serving leaders is stepping down. Rosita Worl says she will not run for another term after 30 years on the board.
- President Donald Trump’s budget outline calls for eliminating funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA has been a frequent target of Republicans, but U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski supports the endowment, and Tuesday she won the 2017 Congressional Arts Leadership Award.