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.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.
- For the first time, scientists have documented the prevalence of two biotoxins in Alaska’s marine mammal population above the Arctic Circle.