Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
John Kremers and Clark Branch will bring along special guest Michael Orelove, who volunteered to run the Planetarium in the 90’s and is visiting Juneau. The three will offer a a special program at the Planetarium on Astronomy for Children starting tonight at 6;
We’ll get the details on this year’s oratorio, King Island Christmas from Producer Sharon Gaiptman, Director Deborah Smith, and Musical Director Missouri Smyth – the oratorio begins performances this Thursday at Aldersgate Church, where it plays through this weekend, and then moves to the JACC next weekend;
And Adrianne Schwartz, Energy Manager for the Juneau School District, will highlight how the school district saves energy;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Juneau musicians Taylor Vidic and Cameron Brockett perform their song "Rolling Stone" during the Alaska Folk Fest Red Carpet Concert
- The pink slips, in all 220, were issued as legislators contend with a $2.5 billion budget deficit, leaving education funding levels for the coming year uncertain.
- Many customers of Alaska telecommunications company GCI will see the cost of their internet service increase next month. Rates for what GCI calls its “No Worries” plan will increase 7 percent to 12 percent. That’s roughly $5 to $10 a month.
- The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating how and why a Juneau-bound helicopter ferrying tourists crashed during a glacier excursion. The pilot and six tourists were treated and released at Juneau's hospital with minor injuries.