Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s Evening at Egan presentation;
Skip Wallen & Kathy Ruddy will be here with an update on The Whale Project;
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s concert by the Boston Brass and the Enso Quartet;
And we’ll get the details about Saturday Afternoon’s I Am Juneau Dance Fest.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The governor of North Dakota had set Wednesday as the evacuation deadline for the largest protest camp. The Trump administration is allowing the pipeline to be built, despite the protests.
- U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan is urging the State Board of Game to get behind legislation to repeal a rule regulating predator control on federal wildlife refuges in Alaska.
- Erika McConnell has worked in Anchorage’s municipal planning department for more than a decade. McConnell’s new job as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office falls under the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development.
- State lawmakers are considering making a new holiday to honor the contributions of black soldiers who helped build what is still the only road connecting Alaska to the Lower 48. The legislation is sponsored by Sen. David Wilson, and it would make October 25 African American Soldiers’ Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day. It’s quite a