Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of Saturday’s Saxophone Showcase Concert at Northern Light United Church with guests Greg Frank, Erik Hedstrom, Keila Dubois, Todd Hunt;
Sitka artist Nicholas Galanin will be here to highlight his show at the Alaska State Museum, The State of Being, Displaced;
Judy Crondahl will drop in to fillus in on the Jean Rogerss celebration to be held Sunday at the Jacc, starting at 2 p.m.;
We’ll find out about Fall Classes and Enrollment Day at UAS from Katie Bausler of the UAS staff;
And we’ll get the details about this year’s STAR program at Perseverance Theatre from Ruth Kostik;
That, Writer’s Almanac, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Haines Borough Assembly sought a new direction Tuesday night over stability in its choice for the borough’s top municipal job. One of two finalists, Debra Schnabel was selected as Haines’ new borough manager, pending contract negotiations. Both candidates were local.
- Efforts by Alaska Gov. Bill Walker to try and force legislators to consider his appointments to boards, commissions and key administration posts were rebuffed Thursday in a joint session.
- The military investigation could force the retired general to forfeit hundreds of thousands of dollars to make up for payments from entities linked to foreign governments.
- Alaska’s mariculture industry is in its infancy, compared with other regions of the world, but it has the potential to be much larger — maybe worth as much as $1 billion within three decades.