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.
- Juneau Finance Director Bob Bartholomew projected Gov. Bill Walker’s veto of about half of dividend funds will cost the city.
- Only three votes now separate two northern Alaska House candidates. Dean Westlake of Kotzebue has 780 votes, ahead of 777 votes for incumbent Rep. Ben Nageak, who’s from Barrow.
- Bus passes, child-care assistance, work clothing and other resources to get low-income tribal members into jobs are being cut in seven Southeast Communities..
- The U.S. Northern Command and Coast Guard have launched a major field-training exercise off Alaska’s northwest coast. Arctic Chinook is intended to demonstrate how local, state and federal agencies would respond to a simulated cruise ship accident. Coincidentally, a big luxury cruise ship will sail through the area while the exercise is under way. And to further complicate things, bad weather has just set in.