Tuesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll learn about salsa dance classes starting tonight above Juneau Urgent Care in the Valley;
We’ll get an update about the St. Vincent de Paul Turkey Drive, with guests Reena Simms and Paula Sumdum;
Storytellers Pat McLear and Tom Cosgrove about Wednesday’s presentation, Coming Out: Stories of Action & Reaction;
And we’ll find out about the School District’s Robotics program, with guest Adam Doten-Ferguson.
That, Writers’ Almanac, Bird Note, music and more – all on Tuesday’s Juneau Afternoon.
- Scientists recently announced they had found an Asian tapeworm species in pink salmon caught off the coast of the Kenai Peninsula. In a recent study, a team of scientists identified a Japanese broad tapeworm larva in pink salmon caught in Resurrection Creek near Hope. The study appears in the February issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases.
- An overdue snowmachiner, who was traveling to Fairbanks from Shungnak, by way of Huslia, has been found dead near Selawik Hot Springs. Travis Loughridge, 27, left Shungnak about noon Saturday and was expected to arrive in Fairbanks by Monday evening.
- Juneau's state legislative delegation told a half-dozen members of the Juneau Assembly on Thursday morning that the state's budget outlook isn't rosy. Democratic Sen. Dennis Egan said there are real risks to middle-class public sector jobs under threat by budget cuts.
- The Alaska Mental Health Authority's Trust Land Office is no longer pursuing action toward timber sales on Deer Mountain or land in Petersburg.