Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Ken Fix will join us to talk about tonight’s Planetarium presentation on Stars and Our Sun, as well as upcoming programs at the Marie Drake Planetarium;
Sarah-Lynn Tabachnik will introduce Colleen McKenzie, one of this year’s AWARE Women of Distinction and give some details on Saturday’s honorary banquet;
Japanese Consul to Alaska Kolchi Funayama, tonight’s Juneau World Affairs Council’s guest speaker, will join JWAC President Jim Clark to give a preview of his presentation;
and Patrick Murphy will come in to tell us about Gastineau Elementary’s music program.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- At least 50 First Nations and tribes signed a treaty Thursday opposing tar sands expansion plans that they view as "a collective threat to our Nations."
- This arrest comes just a week after Adams was sentenced to time served, and what amounted to 10 years of probation for criminally negligent homicide connected to a 2013 fire that killed three people in the village of Nunam Iqua.
- "It is not how we wanted this response to go. It's absolutely heartbreaking when these events result in a loss of life," said Anchorage Police Chief Chris Tolley.
- The Department of Natural Resources has approved the latest development plan for Prudhoe Bay, ending a stand-off that raised fears the Walker administration was threatening the leases at the site -- potentially disrupting production at the state's largest oil field.