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.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has decided to continue allowing religious groups to offer invocations at its meetings after an invocation from a member of the Satanic Temple prompted a call for change.