Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes will be your host.
We’ll talk to Cristine Crooks, one of the Plein Rein painters involved with the show at the JACC this First Friday;
Frank Katasse will be here to highlight the on-line KTOO Auction;
We’ll get a preview of Juneau Dance Theatre’s annual production of the Nutcracker.
And Lindsay Kato & Dov Gartenberg will talk about tonight’s Suicide Prevention workshop.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, Music and More Monday Afternoon at 3 on KTOO News.
- Uber and Lyft are negotiating with the City and Borough of Juneau over the collection of the city's sales tax. The companies insist it's the drivers' responsibility to collect and remit the 5 percent tax on fares.
- Facing opposition within their own ranks, Senate Republicans delayed a vote on the GOP bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act until after next week's recess.
- There was a bit of a victory Monday for supporters of a proposed road in Southwest Alaska that would connect the village of King Cove to an airport at Cold Bay via the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge.
- The Congressional Budget Office has what amounts to a warning for “sparsely populated areas” in its analysis of the Senate’s draft health care reform bill.