Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Katie Bausler about events at UAS including tonight’s concert at the UAS Rec Center with Irene Muller and her band;
Shona Strauser will bring two UAS student cast members, Mel Scriven and Chris Sims here to give us a preview of the UAS/Perseverance Theater presentation of The Marriage of Bette and Boo;
We’ll get more details on Saturday’s Women Expo when event coordinator Jetta Whitaker comes in with keynote speaker Jo Packham, editor of the magazine Where Women Create;
And we’ll get a preview about tonight’s performance by REACH actors at the CANVAS from director Shona Strausser and art assistant Ruth Simpson.
- Friday is likely to be the first time uniformed Juneau police officers have marched in their sister city's Canada Day parade.
- The Missile Defense Agency announced Thursday a contract with the state-run launch facility that could be worth as much as $80 million over the next six years.
- An ordinance that would have removed the invocation, or prayer, from the start of Kenai Assembly meetings proved to be such a hot topic that it was dropped before even being officially taken up.
- The Muslim holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast from sun up until sun down, is drawing to a close.