Meilani Schijvens will be here with details about this week’s Open Houses concerning the Juneau Transit Plan;
Julie Speegle & Ralph Steeves will highlight the tours offered by the Ted Stevens Marine Research Institute;
We’ll meet Maire New, a local Student selected to study ballet in Russia;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- 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.