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.
- The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.
- The U.S. Department of Labor says the state ferry system is violating the Family and Medical Leave Act. It's filed a civil complaint in federal court.
- Formerly bankrupt Miller Energy Resources and its subsidiaries want cash-credit payments its owed, frozen until lawsuit is resolved.
- Anchorage Police are searching for five people involved in an assault and kidnapping in East Anchorage. Police say the suspects abducted and beat Abshir Mohammed, 24, on Sunday in a house on the 6500 block of Cimmaron Circle.