Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll hear from Kyle Wylie Picket and Roald Simonson about the conversation they’ll be having on incorporating film into symphony performances as tonight’s UAS Sound & Motion presentation at the University of Alaska large lecture hall;
Deb Rudis, Wildlife Biologist and Environmental Contamination Specialist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, will give us a preview of her talk and slideshow about remnants of WWII battles on Attu Island tonight at 6:30 and 8:30 at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center ;
We’ll talk with Lu Seapy, Sandy Fiscus, Lavina Van Sickle, and Ric Iannolino about an upcoming Q & A session about FASD to be held Wednesday, January 23, from 4:30 to6:30 p.m. at the Gruening Park Learning Connection Center in Lemon Creek;
And we’ll meet the members of This Hope, a Christian music group who are giving a free concert tonight at 7 at Centennial Hall;
And, we’ll hear about tonight’s LunaFest film festival and silent auction at Centennial Hall. Proceeds go to fund women’s reproductive health and cancer research.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday on KTOO-News.
- The co-chairmen of the House Finance Committee revised their plans to introduce an income tax to Alaska for the first time in nearly four decades.
- The Sitka Sound sac roe herring fishery is in full swing. In less than a week, the fleet has caught over half of its quota. And while most crew members work on the water, spotter pilots fish for herring from the sky.
- A lot of eyes were on the U.S. House today, but, as Republican factions shuttled to the White House to negotiate, it was a day of waiting for most.
- Gov. Walker’s legislation creates a new definition for independent contractors that would determine whether employers have to pay to insure against on-the-job injuries.