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.
- Large projects can often be contentious, and two of the most debated state projects in the past few years have been the Knik Arm Crossing and the Susitna-Watana Hydroelectric Project.
- Gov. Bill Walker announced an additional $10 million cut to the University of Alaska.
- The largest share of that cut is to the account the state uses to partially reimburse local governments for school bonds.
- Inmates will be moved to other corrections centers and halfway houses or possibly put on ankle monitoring, depending on the situation.