Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get the details about Saturday’s reading by Ishmael Hope, Defenders of Alaska Native Country with Ishmael and Director Flordelindo Lagundino;
Dr. Bob Purvis, resident of Southeast Alaska Assisted Living, will join us to talk about employing technology to assist people with vision impairments;
and Rachel Brown, from AWARE, will be here to highlight upcoming Advocacy Training sessions coming up the first two weeks of April;
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.