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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- A new federal rule will ban smoking in public housing nationwide. The notice was released Wednesday by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and will take effect in 18 months. But Alaska is looking to do that a lot sooner.
- FBI statistics show the number of hate crimes is on the rise nationally, but very few are reported in Alaska.
- Auke Bay Elementary nurse Luann Powers says lice are mostly a nuisance and explains how parents should deal with them.
- Alaska's leaders are getting ready for tough negotiations over how the state will deal with its multibillion-dollar budget hole. How much the oil and gas industry should help fill that hole will be an especially controversial question for the legislature this session.