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.
- During a brief layover Wednesday in Ketchikan on her way to Sitka, Alaska’s Sen. Lisa Murkowski talked about the state’s Republican primary campaign, and about the presidential election.
- More Alaskans are driving electric cars. The same is true for California, Oregon and Washington state. But many people continue to consider the vehicles as too small, difficult to use and no more than a novelty.
- Master Gardener Ed Buyarski reminds us to ventilate our greenhouse, harvest our garlic and raspberries, deadhead any finished flowers, and eradicate all slugs.
- AT&T's announced plans to upgrade the network by summer of 2016 have stalled. And people in Skagway have noticed, as they slog through another summer of cell phone problems.