We’ll find out about tonight’s Planetarium presentation on Space Telescopes with guest Ken Fix;
Phillip Krauter and Ricci Adan
[three_fourth_last]from Juneau Dance Unlimited will highlight this weekend’s performances of Ballet, Broadway & Bollywood;
We’ll find out about this Saturday’s fundraising dinner for King Island Christmas;
Josh Sundquist, tomorrow’s Pillars of America speaker will be here to give us a preview of his talk;
And we’ll talk to Michaela Moore and students Aaron Abella, Robert Newman, and Ellis Notmeyer about the upcoming JDHS production of Pippin.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Gov. Bill Walker put a hold on an administrative order he issued in February, saying he needed more stakeholder feedback.
- Hundreds of people gathered Thursday at Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve to celebrate the opening of a newly completed Huna Tribal House and the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary. But not everyone could make it. Tribal members and elected officials were stuck at the Juneau International Airport.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.