Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about this year’s Hit the JACC-Putt, with guest Nance DeCherney;
Ken Fix will give us a preview of tonight’s Planetarium presentation on space telescopes;
We’ll talk Sustainability with Alec Mesdag of AEL&P;
And we’ll about high school choices in Juneau with Ryan Alsop of JDHS, Dan Larson of TMHS, and Sarah Marino from Yakoosge Daakahidi.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, today at 3, on KTOO-FM.
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