Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of Sunday’s concert by The Alaska String Band and Link Union from the mandolinists from each band, Linda Zahasky and Rachel Link;
We’ll spotlight The Aurora Projekt, with owner Scott Baxter;
C. B. Barnard will talk about his new book, Chasing Alaska;
And we’ll talk with storyteller Tom Cosgrove, pianist Doug Badilla of Jazzberry, and Dave Stout, who creates copper flame pins, three participants in in this week’s Food Truck Friday.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Friday is likely to be the first time uniformed Juneau police officers have marched in their sister city's Canada Day parade.
- The Missile Defense Agency announced Thursday a contract with the state-run launch facility that could be worth as much as $80 million over the next six years.
- An ordinance that would have removed the invocation, or prayer, from the start of Kenai Assembly meetings proved to be such a hot topic that it was dropped before even being officially taken up.
- The Muslim holy month of Ramadan, when Muslims fast from sun up until sun down, is drawing to a close.