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.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.