Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Katie Bausler hosts.
We’ll find out about tomorow night’s presentation on the sinking of the Princess Sophia with guest, Mary Lou Spartz;
Conan Vandle will educate us on the HUB after-School program;
We’ll hear from the Juneau Roller Girls about next Saturday’s bout;
And, U.S. Senator Mark Begich will let us know about a special honor for Juneau’s Filipino community.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more on
A Juneau Afternoon, on KTOO-News.
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