We’ll talk to legendary organist Booker T Jones about his performance at Saturday’s Juneau Jazz & Classics Concert;
We’ll get our feet wet as we talk with Jessy Post about Sunday’s Maritime Festival;
We’ll get the details on Saturday’s Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Tours of the new Forestry Science Lab at UAS;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writers’ Almanac, music & more, Thursday at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Senate's long-awaited "Better Care Reconciliation Act" was written largely in secret, with even many Senate Republicans unaware of what was in it.
- The potential government shutdown would come at the busiest -- and worst -- time for the state office that processes teacher certifications. And unresolved state education funding is compounding the teacher hiring crunch.
- The approach is raising concerns with the fund’s leader and a bond-rating firm.
- The business publication Kiplinger is reporting that Juneau tops the list of small cities with the highest concentration of households with the proverbial big bucks. Juneau has 1,109 millionaire households out of a total of 12,986.