Today at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
George Kuhar will bring us some of his music and tell us about his birthday concert at The Rookery tomorrow night at 7;
We’ll hear from Lance Twitchell about UAS Alaska Native language classes;
And we’ll talk with Evelyn Bass, Program Director, about the Juneau Co-Op Nursery School’s upcoming semester.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, on KTOO-News.
- “Scrap it,” said Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assemblyman Steve Colligan. “We would be better off spending $500,000 to send it to the scrapyard.”
- Some 34,000 Alaskans are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits but don't apply. That's $65 million from the federal government that's not getting into local economies.
- Nick Pletnikoff, who has autism, was pepper-sprayed outside his home by Kodiak police in September. He was never charged with a crime. The family is suing for more than $100,000 plus punitive damages.
- Scalia was perhaps the leading voice of uncompromising conservatism on the Supreme Court. In his 29 years on the court, he achieved almost a cult following for dissents.