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.
- Plows cleared away slushy snow Saturday morning. But icy conditions persisted because state workers wanted to avoid using too much overtime. Budget cuts to the Alaska Department of Transportation will affect drivers for another winter.
- For the past three months, a magistrate judge based in Yakutat has covered Haines arraignments and other court proceedings. But this week, that changes.
- Alaska Airlines has won government approval to buy rival Virgin America after agreeing to reduce its flight-selling partnership with American Airlines.
- As the winter solstice approaches and daylight hours are short in Alaska, public safety, medical groups and other Alaska businesses are calling attention to pedestrian safety.