Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about Saturday’s Travel Fair at the Nugget Mall with guests Alex Marvel and about the volunteer program to staff the city’s visitor centers from Kelly Moore;
Find out about the May 17-19 workshop at Echo Ranch How to Become an Outdoorswoman with guests Michelle Elfers and Liz Clement;
Jetta Whittaker will fill us in on the details of this Saturday’s Women’s Expo;
Kieth Crocker of Specialty Imports will introduce his guests from Homer’s Bear Creek Winery, Bill and Dorothy Fry, who are in town to pour samples of their Alaskan wines at the Clink event benefitting the Juneau Arts and Cultural Center from 5-7 tonight;
We’ll get a preview of the upcoming Thunder Mountain High School’s production of The Wizard of Oz as Director Kristin Garot introduces cast members Alora Pilgrim, Nikka Denali, and Ryan Hicks. The show opens Friday night and plays this weekend and next.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.