Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s concert starting at 7 p.m. at Northern Light United Church when the Juneau Folk Festival hosts musicians Cahalen Morrison and Eli West;
Steve Kocsis will fill us in on tonight’s Planetarium presentation on his experience viewing seven total solar eclipses;
Jenna Gonzales Smith will talk about her collage art using articles from nature – she’s opening a show Friday at the JAHC;
And we’ll meet Brita Fagerstrom, who’s one of the students representing JDHS in the regional Poetry Out Loud event to be held Wednesday at JDHS.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Lawmakers who represent areas outside Juneau receive $295 for each day of the special session. Juneau lawmakers receive $221.25 per day.
- Sixteen veterans of the Alaska Territorial Guard will be honored at a discharge ceremony today. Four of them are from Western Alaska.
- The historic houses in Juneau and Douglas were predominately built by miners and fishermen long before today's zoning was put into place. That's prevented homeowners from restoring or rebuilding homes in these neighborhoods without running into conflict with the city's zoning laws -- a temporary fix may be on the way.
- Alaska U.S. Rep. Don Young wants to know why Americans are still fighting in Afghanistan. He has co-sponsored a bill that would end funding for the war in a year, unless the president and Congress affirm the need for it.