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.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.