Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about Career Education opportunities at UAS from Pete Traxler, who teaches in construction classes;
Dean Guaneli and Christine Crooks will be here to highlight his First Friday exhibit of his recent ceramic work at the Franklin Street Gallery;
Ben Huff will give us an audio snapshot of his solo show of photographs of the Alaska Haul Road, and Drew Michael will be here to talk about his solo show of carved masks, both opening this afternoon at the Alaska State Museum.;
And, we’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside lecture about Earthquakes & Tsunamis in Southeast Alaska, with Juneau’s Emergency Programs Manager, Tom Mattice;
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday on KTOO-News.
- The state is granting nearly $300,000 to improve water quality in some of Alaska's most damaged watersheds, including Juneau's orange-tinted Duck Creek.
- More than a third of all the penalties imposed since 1976 were logged last year.
- "You know, we're not talking about some smoky, old wood stove here. We’re talking about high-tech equipment," said Daniel Parrent, a program manager at the U.S. Forest Service.
- "Did you think that ganging together seven different taxes would make it more likely or less likely that any would pass?” asked Eagle River Republican Rep. Dan Saddler.