Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
Katie Bausler will bring us up to date on the UAS Spring Schedule, available in print form and online;
We’ll get the details about a presentation by Kate Case, Organizing and Advocacy Fellow for International Justice Mission, a UN organization working to stem human slavery and sex trafficking; She’ll talk at 6:30 tomorrow evening (Saturday) at Chapel by the Lake;
John Cooper, Facilities Manager at the Ted Stevens Research Institute will come by to explain the revolutionary system that extracts heat from seawater to completely replace the oil heating system in the 65,000 square foot facility; the Institute recently received the Lean, Clean and Green Award for the system;
And, we’ll get a first listen to one of the presentations from the November Mudrooms talks, which will air in their entirety on KTOO December 23;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.
- For the first time, scientists have documented the prevalence of two biotoxins in Alaska’s marine mammal population above the Arctic Circle.