Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Phil Paramore, who manages the UAS Rec Center, will tell us about a concert with singer-songwriter John Elliott who will appear Friday, Feb. 1, at 7 p.m. as the first of a series of three First Friday arts events in the UAS Sound and Motion Series.
We’ll learn about the Juneau Retired Teachers Association with Jim Carroll, Mel Hursh, and Jerry Padderson;
Jessy Post, event coordinator, will be here with details about Project Homeless Connect which will begin linking homeless Juneauites with services and assistance at 9 a.m. Monday at Centennial Hall;
We’ll get a preview of Patrick Murphy’s concert this Saturday at the Rookery;
And we’ll find out about the Pick-Click & Give program with Program Director, Heather Beaty.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday on KTOO-News.
- Officer Smith says that the anti-camping ordinance would allow him to focus on the type of sleepers who are attracting the most complaints but not everyone sleeping downtown.
- The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
- KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45 president of the United States beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. The event’s being held at U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
- The Juneau Assembly will be asked next week to approve $3.06 million in pay increases for employees at Bartlett Regional Hospital. That's after the city-owned hospital's board of directors approved a tentative agreement with its unionized workforce after more than a year of negotiations that ended with the help of federal mediators.