Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Sara Lee about her First Friday’s presentation about the Alaska State Museum’s Science on a Sphere;
We’ll find out about UAS art activities when Olivia Pitesa, a senior at UAS comes in to highlight her participation in tonight’s juried art show at the Baranof Hotel and the tri-annual pottery sale going on tonight and Saturday on campus;
We’ll get details about the upcoming Girls On The Run 5K celebratory run/walk, with guest, Julie Walker, who’ll also have details on how to sign up as a coach or participant in the spring version of this event;
Stacy Gullufsen will be here to highlight her art, as part of the First Friday opening at the JACC;
KTOO’s Arts, Music, and Culture Director, Scott Burton, will come in to show us how to use the new KTOO Gallery Walk map and list on our smart phones;
And Ernestine Hays will be here to talk about her new book, Juneau.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Juneau Finance Director Bob Bartholomew projected Gov. Bill Walker’s veto of about half of dividend funds will cost the city.
- Only three votes now separate two northern Alaska House candidates. Dean Westlake of Kotzebue has 780 votes, ahead of 777 votes for incumbent Rep. Ben Nageak, who’s from Barrow.
- Bus passes, child-care assistance, work clothing and other resources to get low-income tribal members into jobs are being cut in seven Southeast Communities..
- The U.S. Northern Command and Coast Guard have launched a major field-training exercise off Alaska’s northwest coast. Arctic Chinook is intended to demonstrate how local, state and federal agencies would respond to a simulated cruise ship accident. Coincidentally, a big luxury cruise ship will sail through the area while the exercise is under way. And to further complicate things, bad weather has just set in.