Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Board President Carol McKenzie and Past President Samia Seville of the Gold Creek Child Development Center will be here to tell us about the Center’s 2nd Annual Tot Rave to be held Saturday at DIPAC from 4:30–7:30 pm. It’s a fundraiser for the Center and a fun dance for kids 6 and under with DJ White Chocolate, a demonstration by Complete Warrior Martial Arts, a silent auction and a no-host food bar.
Randall Tetlichi, a Gwitch’in First Nation member who teaches at Yukon College in Whitehorse will tell us about his visit to Juneau as an Elder in Residence at the University of Alaska Southeast. He will deliver an address at the UAS – Evening at Egan in the Egan Library, Friday evening at 7. He will tell stories and talk about Human–Caribou Relations, from a First Nations Perspective
Three students and a teacher from the Montessori Borealis Adolescent Program will explain how they are composting lunchroom scraps and leftovers using a system they set up with help from Cooperative Extension Agent Darren Snyder, as Pat continues his series of short programs examining Sustainability in Juneau.
and, from Gastineau Elementary School on Douglas Island, we’ll talk with new Principal Brenda Edwards.
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.