Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with instructors from UAS about the School of Management courses;
We’ll learn about Africa’s Ikirwa School from Marsha Skuratovskaya, a Juneau resident who is working to enlarge the school in Tanzania;
John Bennett of the Alaska Center for Resource Families, will be here to highlight the need for foster families;
We’ll talk to the people behind Bellingham’s Alternative Library;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The cast and crew of the American Public Media program “A Prairie Home Companion” cruised to Alaska this summer.
- Skagway School went through a restructuring this year. An influx in students enabled the school to create single-grade classrooms in the elementary school, increase Spanish and music classes, and start an accelerated learning program. It also opened space for three new teachers.