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.
- In a statement, Triem wrote she was especially thankful to her "fellow millennials who had faith in me to represent their interests, priorities, and approach to our community, its challenges and sustainable future."
- If you live anywhere in the country with a sales tax, the online retailer Amazon collects it – except in Alaska. Some in Alaska want to see changes that would affect Amazon and other online sellers.
- Several hundred Pacific walrus are hauled out on a barrier island near the village of Point Lay, on the Chukchi Sea coast. It's the earliest such haul out since the walrus first started showing up in 2007 -- and may be linked to this year's rapidly retreating Arctic sea ice.