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 PFD veto of $666 million covered a little more than a fifth of the budget gap.
- The CEO of the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority stepped down on Monday. Jeff Jessee served as CEO for 21 years. According to a press release from the organization, he is transitioning to a new role ahead of his planned retirement in three years.
- The Alaska State Commission for Human Rights is the state’s anti-discrimination agency. In 2011, a legislative audit found that the agency wasn’t doing its job. Five years later, the agency is still trying to move forward.