We’ll talk with Randy Hurtte about this Saturday’s Litter Free Cleanup Day;
Seattle Architect Tom Kundig will talk about his presentation at tonight’s Alaska Design Forum;
We’ll get a preview of Thursday’s Jazz & Classics Concert, Brahms Away, with members of the Jasper String Quartet;
Gina White will talk about Saturday’s March of Dimes/March for Babies event.
And Mark Piotroski will give us the details about this Saturday’s Letter Carrier Food Drive;
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- Officer Smith says that the anti-camping ordinance would allow him to focus on the type of sleepers who are attracting the most complaints but not everyone sleeping downtown.
- The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
- KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45 president of the United States beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. The event’s being held at U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
- The Juneau Assembly will be asked next week to approve $3.06 million in pay increases for employees at Bartlett Regional Hospital. That's after the city-owned hospital's board of directors approved a tentative agreement with its unionized workforce after more than a year of negotiations that ended with the help of federal mediators.