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.
- 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.