Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Tune in KTOO on December 23 at 3pm for the radio debut of our new series the “Writers’ Showcase”. The inaugural program is holiday themed and includes the works of Alaska authors read by actors before a live studio audience. Think: Selected Shorts, Alaska Style. Writers include Heather Lende, Geoff Kirsch, Clint Farr, Joan Pardes and Rockwell Kent. Actors include Christina Apathy, Shona Strauser, and Ryan Conarro. That’s the Writers’ Showcase, Monday, December 23rd at 3pm on KTOO-FM.
- Walker’s pay freeze bills would affect employees of the executive and legislative branches, as well as the University of Alaska who are not covered by union contracts.
- Boosters of the road say they remain committed to pushing for better Juneau access. The proposed resolution will be a test of the Juneau Assembly's support for the politically divisive project.
- It's been nearly a year since the City and Borough of Juneau demolished the Gastineau Apartments. Now the city is taking the owners to court to recoup some of the $1.4 million spent tearing it down.
- For decades, U.S. authorities have been preparing to prosecute one of the world's most feared drug traffickers. They say they are seeking a life sentence and $14 billion in forfeited drug proceeds.