Juneau Afternoon 10/4/13

By October 3, 2013A Juneau Afternoon

Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.

We’ll talk with Sheila Kelly, author of Treadwell Gold, about her book signing tonight and her presentation at the City Museum on Saturday;

We’ll get the details on Saturday’s Reel Rock Climbing Tour films at Centennial Hall from Erin Hood;

We’ll talk to MK MacNaughton and Ryan Conarro about their First Friday Exhibits.

And we’ll find out about an upcoming TV show about Alaskan women looking for love in Miami.

That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.

Recent headlines

  • An Alaska Airlines plane at Juneau International Airport.

    Alaska Airlines pilots plan picket over lack of compensation

    Alaska Airlines pilots have reached a breaking point in negotiations with the company, and now have plans to picket outside Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. The pilots plan to picket starting at 1 p.m. Monday outside the airport in Anchorage.
  • Obadiah Jenkins tries to help Daniel Hartung pull himself from Six-Mile Creek in Hope. (Photo courtesy James Bennett)

    Homer resident saves kayaker’s life on Six-Mile Creek

    Jenkins was taking a practice run through the class four rapids when a bystander filming the event, noticed another participant, Daniel Hartung, 64, of Indian Valley, flipped out of his kayak and became pinned under a log.
  • Vigor Alaska Shipyard Development director Doug Ward talks with Marine Transportation advisory board member Greg Wakefield inside the not-quite-finished Alaska Class ferry Tazlina. (Photo by Leila Kheiry/KRBD)

    Alaska class ferry Tazlina on track at Ketchikan shipyard

    The Tazlina is the first of two new Alaska Class ferries that the Ketchikan Vigor Alaska shipyard is building for the state. Its two halves are complete and welded together, and shipyard workers are busy getting interior spaces done.
  • The Matanuska sits in drydock for maintenance.

    Fall-winter-spring ferry bookings begin

    The Alaska Marine Highway is taking reservations for October through April sailings. The schedule changed so the Matanuska can get new engines.
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