Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Tom Kizzia, this week’s UAS Sound & Motion presenter about his book Pilgrim’s Wilderness;
We’ll hear an audio postcard from Scott Burton, highlighting David Walker, one of the exhibitors in this weekend’s Wearable Art show;
We talk to internationally-acclaimed pianist Piers Lane in town to perform the complete Chopin Nocturnes by candlelight;
We’ll hear the music of Daniel Kirkwood, performing Sunday at the Rookery;
We’ll get a preview of this week’s Fireside lecture on the nature of SE Alaska;
And we’ll talk with Abby Focht, this month’s featured artist at the Juneau Artists’ Gallery.
- Most places in Alaska are wetter than normal for August, but it's been especially rainy in Ketchikan.
- Southeast Alaska lawmakers spent time during the legislative session working to protect regional interests, including the ferry system.
- The judge gave the federal prosecutor 60 days to consider whether to pursue the death penalty. The defendant, Kenneth Manzanares of Santa Clara, Utah, pleaded not guilty to the first-degree murder charge in the death of his wife, Kristy.
- A crosswalk in a downtown Juneau neighborhood is constantly being painted over in rainbow colors. Depending on who you ask, It's either an expression of creativity or simple vandalism.