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.
- This week, 88 Energy announced they've started setting up a rig on the North Slope to drill a second well for Project Icewine. According to a recent 88 Energy presentation, the company thinks its leases may hold between 1.4 and 3.6 billion barrels of oil.
- The state is fining oil and gas company Hilcorp an additional $160,000 for using nitrogen without permission while working on two wells in 2015 -- the same practice that nearly killed three North Slope workers.
- Roughly 6,000 state workers were unable to log in to their computers, affecting two in five executive branch workers.
- The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.