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.
- While much of the recent focus has been on the opioid crisis, a report found that alcohol use causes more economic damage.
- Eight Arctic nations, six circumpolar indigenous groups, and over 30 representatives from other countries and organizations participate in the intergovernmental forum.
- A tsunami warning drill takes place once a year, and one village in Southeast has not forgotten the importance of being ready when disaster strikes.
- Nome turns into a bit of a carnival when the Iditarod winner mushes into town. For nearly a week, racers continue arriving before the banquet that officially concludes each year’s Iditarod.