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.
- 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.
- U.S. Sen. Dan Sullivan is urging the State Board of Game to get behind legislation to repeal a rule regulating predator control on federal wildlife refuges in Alaska.
- Erika McConnell has worked in Anchorage’s municipal planning department for more than a decade. McConnell’s new job as director of the Alcohol and Marijuana Control Office falls under the Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development.
- State lawmakers are considering making a new holiday to honor the contributions of black soldiers who helped build what is still the only road connecting Alaska to the Lower 48. The legislation is sponsored by Sen. David Wilson, and it would make October 25 African American Soldiers’ Contribution to Building the Alaska Highway Day. It’s quite a