Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about Steve Kocsis’s presentation tonight at the Marie Drake Planetarium, The Big Bang for Beginners;
We’ll get the details on Thursday’s Choose Respect Rally from Sara Lyn and Special Assistant to the Governor Mike Lesmann;
Drummer Cole Paramore, and Singer-songwriter Harrison Bwill give a preview of Wednesday’s concert at the UAS Rec Center Harrison B will be joined by Sammie Burrows for the event;
And Sarah Marino will be here along with Barbara Cadiente-Nelson and Dave Stoltenburg to talk about optional programs in the Juneau School District.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- The totem pole is an icon of the Pacific Northwest. The carved art form showcases clan stories and family crests in museums around the world. After more than 30 years in the Anchorage Museum, a century-old pole from Southeast has made it back to Sitka, where curators are prepping a permanent home.
- One of the Sealaska regional Native corporation’s longest-serving leaders is stepping down. Rosita Worl says she will not run for another term after 30 years on the board.
- President Donald Trump’s budget outline calls for eliminating funding for the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA has been a frequent target of Republicans, but U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski supports the endowment, and Tuesday she won the 2017 Congressional Arts Leadership Award.
- Ten years ago, Paul Manafort "secretly worked for a Russian oligarch who wanted him to promote Russian interests," the AP's Chad Day tells NPR.