Wednesday at 3 on KTOO-FM, Ken Fix hosts.
We’ll learn about this year’s Public Market, with guest Peter Metcalf;
Christy Ciambor will be here with an update on KTOO’s Holiday Auction;
We’ll talk with Phoebe Rohrbacher will be here to highlight Sunday’s World AIDS Day;
Jim Betts will be here from the Knights Of Columbus;
And we’ll talk with Shayna Roher about the International Doula Network.
That, Writers Almanac, Bird Note, music and more Wednesday 3p on A Juneau Afternoon.
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- The Crystal Serenity is carrying 980 passengers on a 32-day journey from Anchorage to New York City. The cruise ship is the largest ever to navigate the Northwest Passage, a voyage of many other firsts for Crystal Cruises, according to captain Birger Vorland.
- So far, the Juneau School District has enrolled about 230 more students than it expected. If the higher enrollment remains true in October, the district could get enough additional state funding to cover a near $200,000 deficit.
- Juneau-based nonprofit, Southeast Alaska Land Trust, was denied its property tax exemption earlier this year. Now the Assembly will take another look.
- "A lot of ice experts, including myself, thought we were headed for a record year minimum," said Hajo Eicken, a professor at the International Arctic Research Center at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.