Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon,
We’ll talk about Pam Houston’s upcoming writing workshop;
We’ll learn about an interactive workshop in dementia care;
Sherry Patterson will get our appetites ready for Saturday’s Annual Soul Food Dinner;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has decided to continue allowing religious groups to offer invocations at its meetings after an invocation from a member of the Satanic Temple prompted a call for change.