Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll highlight upcoming construction projects with UAS Project Managers Pua Maunu and Ke Mell;
M J Grande & Amelia Jenkins will be here with details about this year’s Summer Reading Programs at the Library;
We’ll talk with Susan Oehler about the upcoming Yakutat Tern Festival;
And John Thedinga will be here along with Alan Davis to talk about the connection between plastic chairs and the Community Garden.
That, Writer’s Almanac, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Indian Country status in Alaska would afford the same protections as reservation lands in the Lower 48.
- To many, ivory means dead elephants wasting away in the sun. "What they don’t see is walrus ivory, legal harvest, food on the table, economic benefit to rural Alaskans,” says biologist Gay Sheffield.
- “We don’t want to move quickly at all costs,” said Alaska BP regional manager David VanTuyl. “We don’t want to rush into the largest energy project in North America that only ends up losing lots of money for all of us.”
- Sealaska’s newest board member will continue to push for election and management changes. At least one long-time board member says she's willing to listen.