Today at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Andy Kline hosts.
Sarah Isto and Nicole Stellon O’Donnell will offer a preview of Thursday’s Library Presentation;
We’ll talk with Aaron Suring of Alaska Robotics about their event Friday to celebrate the release of a new children’s book by Sarah Asper-Smith and Mitchell Watley;
We’ll highlight the last weekend of Oklahoma! With Perseverance Theatre’s Art Rotch and Shona Strauser;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
- Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch introduced the ordinance following complaints from merchants that the numbers sleeping in front of doorways was hurting commerce in Juneau's historic downtown.The ACLU of Alaska's urges Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch to reconsider his position saying criminalizing homelessness is unconstitutional.
- A senior on the Soldotna High School hockey team was suspended from play over the weekend after posting racist comments on social media. The player was a team captain but did not participate in games in Anchorage over the weekend.
- The Fairbanks mayor's office says a former city police chief did have a conflict of interest that barred him from the job.
- Eleven states with GOP governors expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Now those governors want to make sure the expansion isn't unwound if the ACA is repealed.