Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes hosts.
We’ll find out about the Silverbow Inn’s new Wine Bar;
We’ll get an update on CBJ activities with City Manager Kim Kiefer;
We’ll get a preview of tonight’s concert by the California Guitar Trio;
And we’ll find out about the BBBS School Mentoring Program, with guests Dirk Miller and Gretchen Dierking.
- “Scrap it,” said Matanuska-Susitna Borough Assemblyman Steve Colligan. “We would be better off spending $500,000 to send it to the scrapyard.”
- Some 34,000 Alaskans are eligible for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits but don't apply. That's $65 million from the federal government that's not getting into local economies.
- Nick Pletnikoff, who has autism, was pepper-sprayed outside his home by Kodiak police in September. He was never charged with a crime. The family is suing for more than $100,000 plus punitive damages.
- Scalia was perhaps the leading voice of uncompromising conservatism on the Supreme Court. In his 29 years on the court, he achieved almost a cult following for dissents.