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.
- The state Division of Insurance plans to ask the feds to offset its costs for the Alaska Reinsurance Program.
- After a mild start to December, it’s gotten bitter cold in Haines and Skagway, with temperatures dropping into the teens and single digits. With temperatures far below freezing, snowfall from the weekend is not likely to go anywhere soon.
- As temperatures rise, Arctic ice is retreating, making trips through the Northwest passage – from Alaska to Maine – a new summer reality. But until now, mariners navigating Arctic ice have had limited formal training. A professor at Maine Maritime Academy is working to change that.
- One shot was fired in an officer-involved shooting Saturday, according to the Juneau Police Department. Police say Sgt. Chris Gifford fired the shot that injured Jeremie Shaun Tinney, 38, of Juneau while officers were investigating a single-vehicle crash in the 16500 block of Ocean View Drive.