Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Elizabeth Knecht, mixed-media artist, will give a preview of her show, opening Friday at the City Museum;
Erin Michael and Carter Semple will highlight the Juneau MAPP (Mobilizing for Action Through Planning and Partnerships) forum “Identifying strategic issues”, coming up Wednesday, December 12;
We’ll learn about renewable energy with Robert Gorman, Sitka-based Resource Development Agent with the UAF Cooperative Extension Service;
And we’ll meet the new principal of Mendenhall River Community School, Kathryn Milliron.
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.