Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Dr. Heidi Pearson of the University of Alaska Southeast about her UAS Evening at Egan presentation about the history of Anatomy, Medicine & Art along the Italian Peninsula; it’s scheduled for 7 p.m. in the UAS Egan Lecture Hall;
Bronze Ickes and Zach Pechacek will tell us about a free double feature film Saturday as part of Juneau’s observance of National Coming Out Day;
John Goodwin, president of Galaxy Press will talk about the books, L. Ron Hubbard, Master Mariner, which includes Hubbard’s adventures in the Inside Passage in the 1940’s, and The Chee-Chalker, a pulp fiction yarn set in Ketchikan;
And Rcik Comins, in charge of GCI cable technicians, will be here to highlight changes for GCI Internet users in Juneau.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.