Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-FM, Andy Kline hosts.
We’ll get a musical preview of Saturday’s Chamber Music Night by Juneau String Ensembles;
Darren Snyder and Tennie Bentz will be here with details about the 4-H Outdoor Skills Club;
We’ll get an overview of the Community Schools program;
Damon Steubner will highlight Friday’s UAS Sound & Motion presentation featuring treasures from the State Film Archives;
And we’ll get an update on Eaglecrest,
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- U.S. Senate leaders postponed a vote on their health care reform bill, but Alaskans opposed to the bill aren’t letting up. One Alaskan, a three-time cancer survivor, went to Washington to make his pitch directly.
- Oprah Winfrey and some of her friends will be cruising through Alaska next month. Forbes reports that the seven-day Holland America cruise "Share the Adventure" departs from Seattle on July 15 on July 15. The 104-passenger ship will visit Glacier Bay National Park, Juneau, Sitka and other Alaskan sites.
- In a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll, 55 percent of Americans say they disapprove of the Senate GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.
University of Alaska Southeast tightens belt, gets creative after about a half-million dollar budget cutUniversity of Alaska Southeast Chancellor Rick Caulfield said University of Alaska Southeast will lose $400,000 - $600,000 under the current plan.