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.
- Juneau grappled with the water fluoridation debate a decade ago and ultimately decided to scrap fluoride. Dentists say cavities in youngsters appear to be rising though there's been no hard data to confirm this trend.
- This week, we're responding to a listener who asked whether it's true that sea ice in Antarctic waters has been generally increasing, while Arctic sea ice has seen dramatic declines.
- Sen. Lisa Murkowski said it’s too early to judge the Trump presidency. She’s been skeptical of some of his actions, but in her annual address to the Alaska Legislature this morning, Murkowski presented the Trump administration as an opportunity for resource development.
- 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.