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.
- Sen. Kevin Meyer said his constituents oppose creating a new bureaucracy to collect an income tax when the Permanent Fund continues to pay dividends.
- Two dead squid have washed ashore in as many weeks, but it's unclear if these are unrelated incidents or a sign of something more significant.
- A GoFundMe appeal to help rebuild the Twin Lakes playground raised $4,625 in less than a day. But read the fine print: the website takes nearly 8 percent in fees.
- The fire marshal also noted no accelerants -- such as gasoline -- were used. He said the shredded rubber material on the playground became the fuel source.