Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
We’ll find out about this weekend’s performances by Opera to Go with the Amalga Chamber Orchestra;
Dov Gartenberg and Megan Gregory will be here with details about an event observing Survivors of Suicide Day on Saturday;
We’ll learn about a fundraiser celebrating National adoption Month;
Author Karsten Heuer, this Friday’s Evening at Egan speaker will let us know about “being caribou;”
And Nancy Decherney will be here with Arts Up.
- Officer Smith says that the anti-camping ordinance would allow him to focus on the type of sleepers who are attracting the most complaints but not everyone sleeping downtown.
- The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
- KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45 president of the United States beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. The event’s being held at U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
- The Juneau Assembly will be asked next week to approve $3.06 million in pay increases for employees at Bartlett Regional Hospital. That's after the city-owned hospital's board of directors approved a tentative agreement with its unionized workforce after more than a year of negotiations that ended with the help of federal mediators.