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 appropriation meets the full amount state law allows the CBJ to give the school district plus provides $925,700 for other programs and activities not tied to the state funding cap.
- The Juneau Assembly is no longer considering shuttering the Juneau-Douglas City Museum. The 41-year-old institution is one of several facilities singled out for closing to help close a $1.9 million shortfall.
- Ishmael Hope's second book of poetry, "Rock Piles Along the Eddy," explores indigenous thought.
- After walking back a demand for border wall funding, President Trump is no longer threatening to stop health care subsidies under Obamacare, as conservatives renew a bid to repeal and replace the law.