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.
- Lawmakers who represent areas outside Juneau receive $295 for each day of the special session. Juneau lawmakers receive $221.25 per day.
- Sixteen veterans of the Alaska Territorial Guard will be honored at a discharge ceremony today. Four of them are from Western Alaska.
- The historic houses in Juneau and Douglas were predominately built by miners and fishermen long before today's zoning was put into place. That's prevented homeowners from restoring or rebuilding homes in these neighborhoods without running into conflict with the city's zoning laws -- a temporary fix may be on the way.
- Alaska U.S. Rep. Don Young wants to know why Americans are still fighting in Afghanistan. He has co-sponsored a bill that would end funding for the war in a year, unless the president and Congress affirm the need for it.