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.
- Wayne Price thinks if there is going to be a wider healing among Natives in America, the U.S. government needs to apologize for the devastating toll the boarding schools took.
- Alaska’s economic woes are affecting all corners of the state, especially communities that were banking on an Arctic boom.
- The dead included one police officer from a local university. At least nine other people were hurt, including four police officers.
- Studies recommended relocating villages like Newtok, Kivalina and Shishmaref. But more than 10 years later they are still there, with waves getting higher and storms getting stronger.