Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-FM, Danny Peterson hosts.
We’ll talk to Lew Simons about his talk for the Juneau World Affairs Council;
We’ll find out about this weekend’s Juneau Symphony Recital, with guests Candace LiVolsi and Beth Madsen Bradford;
Beth Weigel will get our appetites ready for Friday’s Discovery Southeast’s Dinner & Auction;
And we’ll talk to Pat Race and fellow artist Scott C about an upcoming drawing workshop.
- 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. This year’s second annual Native Artist Market was also happening at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall.
- 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.
- The Alaska Measures of Progress test has been met with disappointment by some school district superintendents, lawmakers, and even the state’s Department of Education.