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.
- The amendment to phase out old-growth logging has been in the works since 2014. It takes effect in 30 days.
- Black carbon, which is produced by burning, can accelerate warming of the atmosphere and melting of glaciers.
- Plans for managing the nation's largest national forest call for changes in timber harvests that one critic says will be "the demise of the timber industry."
- President Obama today issued an executive order creating the “Northern Bering Sea Climate Resilience Area” of 112,300 square miles.