Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Alida Bus and Amanda Tatter will tell us about Wednesday night’s Mudrooms event;
We’ll hear about Wednesday’s noontime Southeast Master Gardeners Workshop on Growing Hardy Primroses and Blue Poppies from Seed from gardening expert Ed Buyarski;
Letasha McCoy of the Tlingit-Haida Regional Housing Authority will tell us about the Energey Cents Program she coordinates throughout Southeast Alaska as Pat Moore continues his series of discussions on Sustainability for Juneau;
And George Gress, a teacher from Floyd Dryden Middle School will tell us about the Blended Learning Pilot Program where some Floyd Dryden students are receiving a portion of their instruction via self-paced computerized delivery;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-NEWS.
- After struggling to remain relevant amid public concern for animal welfare, combined with high operation costs, "The Greatest Show On Earth" will come to an end in May, the company announced Saturday.
- After four months of fighting, Iraqi forces have reached the Tigris River that divides Mosul. But it's been slow going and there's plenty of fighting ahead in the densely packed city in northern Iraq.
- The director of the Office of Government Ethics has been outspoken in calling for President-elect Donald Trump to divest from his businesses. Now, congressional Republicans want him to testify.
- An investigation by the Justice Department found that Chicago police are poorly trained in use of force, can easily collude to conceal acts of brutality and are rarely punished for violations.