Monday at 3 on KTOO-FM on A Juneau Afternoon, Joan Pardes hosts.
We’ll find out about the Juneau Roller Girls upcoming bout;
JR Rosales, from the band, Slush Not Snow, will be here to highlight their new release;
Dov Gartenberg, from NAMI, will give us a preview of this month’s Inside Passages program, centering on mental illness and young people;
Rene Linton and Lena Gilbertson, will focus on the Big Brothers Big Sisters Alaska Native mentoring initiative.
- Sealaska just released its 2015 annual report, which illustrates its financial ups and downs. Th affect more than 22,000 shareholders, who receive dividends twice a year.
- Juneau Bar Association asks Gov. Walker to consider geographic diversity before making his selection.
- Many of Alaska’s rural schools are not working. Low student performance and high teacher turnover are just two of more obvious indicators of problems in these mostly Native school districts. Those working in the schools say it’s time for radical changes.
- The festival sold out in record time this year.