Juneau Afternoon 3/22/13

By March 21, 2013A Juneau Afternoon

Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.

Retired UAS Provost Robbie Stell will drop in to tell us about the upcoming UAS Alunmi and Friends Spring Bangquet and Auction, to be held April 5

Jacke Manning of the Alask State Museum will bring guest artist James Belhke to our studios to preview his lecture scheduled for 5:30 at the Museum; Behlke is the Juror’s Choice Award winner in this year’s 34th All Alaska Juried Exhibition, which opens this afternoon at 4:30;

We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, Golden Girls with Merrill Jensen, Horiticulturalist and Manager of the Jensen Arboretum;

and Angela Gowdy will be here to highlight tonight’s RotarAct Chili Cook-Off, starting at 6:30 p.m. at The Twisted Fish.

Recent headlines

  • Arctic Chinook exercise concludes

    Coast Guard wraps up Arctic exercises

    The series of simulated drills was known as the Arctic Chinook exercise and wrapped Thursday morning in Kotzebue, according to a Coast Guard press release.
  • Bacteria that causes botulism.

    Science and cooking collide to fight botulism

    Scientists are trying to learn how to prevent botulism in seal oil, a main ingredient in many traditional Alaska Native foods.
  • Earthquake Simulator

    Earthquake simulator will shake up Juneau

    Alaska's earthquake simulator will visit Wednesday, Aug. 31, to Thursday, Sept. 1, in downtown Juneau giving residents some emergency preparedness practice at an event that promises to shake, rattle and roll.
  • Dan DeBartolo is one of four candidates running for the Juneau School Board. (Courtesy of Dan DeBartolo)

    School board candidate juggles race and Facebook

    The creator of the Facebook page the Juneau Community Collective is running for public office and that created a problem. He had to figure out how to continue moderating political comments on the page without falling into a conflict of interest.

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