We’ll find out about this Saturday’s Alaska Public Gardens Day with guest Merrill Jensen;
Chuck Caldwell will inspire us to wet a line in preparation for tonight’s Casting Night at Twin Lakes;
We’ll say goodbye to Pale Ale and hello to Raspberry Wheat, with guest Andy Kline from the Alaskan Brewing Company;
And we’ll meet Michael Andronov, owner of a new Russian restaurant in town.
That, Writers Almanac, music and more, Wednesday at 3, on KTOO-FM.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.