Andi Hirsh and Sherry Patterson will be here to highlight Wednesday’s celebration of the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “ I Have a Dream” speech;
We’ll talk to Bill Paulick about Juneau Brass & Winds;
We’ll talk with pianist Lara Downs about her upcoming concert with cellist Zuill Bailey;
And we’ll learn about how to speak Chinese, with guest, Lori Thompson.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Monday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- Walker’s pay freeze bills would affect employees of the executive and legislative branches, as well as the University of Alaska who are not covered by union contracts.
- Boosters of the road say they remain committed to pushing for better Juneau access. The proposed resolution will be a test of the Juneau Assembly's support for the politically divisive project.
- It's been nearly a year since the City and Borough of Juneau demolished the Gastineau Apartments. Now the city is taking the owners to court to recoup some of the $1.4 million spent tearing it down.
- For decades, U.S. authorities have been preparing to prosecute one of the world's most feared drug traffickers. They say they are seeking a life sentence and $14 billion in forfeited drug proceeds.