Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Find out about getting an MPA at UAS from Dr. Kathy DiLorenzo, Assistant Professor of Public Administration and one of her students, Katy Georgio;
Get a preview of Saturday’s Scandinavian Cultural Fair with guest Elfrida Nord;
We’ll talk with Rick Trostel and musicians for this Saturday’s Juneau Student Symphony Spring Concert;
We’ll get a preview of tonite’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, The Impacts of Glacial Change, with guests Shad O’Neal and Eran Hood,
And we’ll learn about a weekend of special presentations at the Marie Drake Planetarium, with guest astronomer, Dennis Mammana.
That, plus Writer’s Almanac, music and more, Friday 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.