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.
- Walker’s pay freeze bills would affect employees of the executive and legislative branches, as well as the University of Alaska who are not covered by union contracts.
- Boosters of the road say they remain committed to pushing for better Juneau access. The proposed resolution will be a test of the Juneau Assembly's support for the politically divisive project.
- It's been nearly a year since the City and Borough of Juneau demolished the Gastineau Apartments. Now the city is taking the owners to court to recoup some of the $1.4 million spent tearing it down.
- For decades, U.S. authorities have been preparing to prosecute one of the world's most feared drug traffickers. They say they are seeking a life sentence and $14 billion in forfeited drug proceeds.