Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of the upcoming Pillars of America Speaker series, with guests Jamie Letterman and Eric Forst;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s Australia Project Fair at the Nugget Mall from People-to-People project coordinator Pamela Garcia and student delegates Madison Gilberto and Finn Cole;
and we’ll meet SAGA coordinator Justin Fantasia, who accompanied Logan Jones, Crystal Faatoia, and Kyle Fagerstrom and other Juneau High Schoolers who traveled to Florida over spring break to work on a Habitat for Humanity project in Florida.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- As a child in Iran, Parisa Elahian was told by school officials she wasn’t equal with other children. "They called us dirty, so they had to separate us from the other kids, so I was in the corner of the class," Elahian said.
- This weekend, crowds showed up in the pouring rain to do their holiday shopping at Juneau’s Public Market, but it wasn’t the only place in town to buy local goods.
- Southeast Alaska biologists had a rare opportunity to watch the hatching of thousands of market squid eggs.
- Diverse commercial markets for the snake-like creature have opened up over the past few years but catching them can be tricky.