Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk about Saturday’s Friends of Admiralty Annual Meeting and Brown Bear Forum, with guest KJ Metcalf;
Art Rotch and Cynthia Croot will come by to tell us about Perseverance Theater’s newest production, Seminar;
We’ll talk with Giselle Stone about this year’s All-city Elementary Art Show; art prepared by students throughout the Juneau School District will go on display March 11-28 at Nugget Mall;
and Jim Clark from the Juneau World Affairs Council will give us a preview of this weekend’s forum, China in the 21st Century: The Pivot and the Sail;
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Department of the Interior announced today that 29 local Alaska governments would receive $29.7 million in Payment in Lieu of Taxes funds, or PILT.
- In visits to the Lower 48, Alaskans may have caught a ride in an Uber or Lyft car. Now, people around the state can use the ride-sharing companies at home. This month, Alaska became the latest state to make way for the transportation apps.
- It’s do-or-die week in Olympia. It's cliché to say, but if lawmakers don’t pass a budget and send it to the governor for his signature before midnight on Friday, state government will go into partial shutdown. Washington lawmakers are optimistic that won’t happen.
- The management slate won this year’s Sealaska board election. Three incumbents and a newcomer who ran with them beat out eight independent candidates.