Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Annie Bartholomew hosts.
PeggyAnn McConnochie and Patricia Deering will be here to highlight Saturday’s Family Day at the Lake;
We’ll talk to K J Metcalf and Bunti Reed about Camp CHAMP;
Marcy Peska will offer a preview of her new fantasy novel, based in Juneau;
And Sarah Buhlman, from SAGA, will tell us about their Sunset Community Paddles, and other upcoming outdoor adventures.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Tuesday at 3 on KTOO-News.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.
- Inuit leaders and organizations from Canada have been lobbying the U.S. for the last year. Polar bear sport hunting is an important industry to the Inuit economy.