Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes hosts.
We’ll find out about Sunday’s Open House at the Shambhala Center;
Philip Dierking will talk a bout his experiences in Africa;
We’ll get a preview of Wednesday’s Juneau World Affairs Council presentation with Jenny Gomez Strickler;
We’ll find out about Juneau Douglas High School’s trip to the Fringe Festival in Scotland.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more – all on Tuesday’s Juneau Afternoon.
- The actor and writer who brought his signature manic energy to comedy classics died at his home in Stamford, Conn., of complications from Alzheimer's disease. He was 83.
- The Crystal Serenity cruise ship is making a 32-day voyage from Anchorage to New York City. Meanwhile, the potential environmental impact of a journey of that scope has some worried.
- For the first time in years, Alaska is seriously talking about putting a kind of referee in charge of how electricity moves from point A to point B in Alaska's Railbelt. That could lower Alaskans' electric bills. The Railbelt's power companies are working on making this happen, but they're also nervous about handing over the keys to just anyone.
- Students will be entering a brand-new school for the first time when classes start Monday. It's located at the same site as the scene of the tragedy and the architects were inspired by nature.