Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes hosts.
She’ll highlight Tuesday’s KXLL New Year’s Eve Dance at the Wharf;
We’ll get the details about next weekend’s Safe Winter Driving Course;
We’ll learn about the Juneau Artists Gallery;
And Marianne Mills and Glen Ray will be here with information about the upcoming Tai Chi for Seniors class.
- Skagway School went through a restructuring this year. An influx in students enabled the school to create single-grade classrooms in the elementary school, increase Spanish and music classes, and start an accelerated learning program. It also opened space for three new teachers.
- El Nino has transitioned to below normal sea surface temperatures in the mid-latitude Pacific. If that persists, then the condition known as La Nina, typically results in a colder than normal winter for Alaska.
- The Alaska Mental Health Trust took its first step toward logging Ketchikan’s iconic Deer Mountain, along with a parcel in Petersburg.
- Two German sisters got a true Alaska experience through summer Rotary exchange.