Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Dennis Mamana, this weekend’s Planetarium guest speaker;
Katie Bausler will tell us about UAS Events – the Spring Sound & Motion series on Friday nights, and six performances of The Country Club by the UAS Drama Club;
We’ll get a preview of this week’s Friday Fireside Lecture on Chinook Salmon, with guest, Bill Heard;
We’ll talk with Sergei Morosan of Rumblefish; the old-timey band will be playing along with Buster Keaton’s The General, the Not-So-Silent Film showning Saturday at 4 and 9 p.m. at the Gold Town Theatre.
- "We’re all expecting to see this fiscal contraction and a reduction in economic indicators. But the reality is that what’s going on at the state level hasn’t hit the communities yet. It hasn’t hit Juneau yet," local analyst Meilani Schijvens says.
- Scattered throughout Alaska are hundreds of pieces of land that have been transferred to Alaska Native Corporations by the federal government.Some came with contamination. Getting them cleaned up has been a decades long process, and a new report catalogs those contaminated sites, but leaves some questions about who will orchestrate cleanup – and when.
- A bullet struck a Juneau school bus with two students aboard it Wednesday, according to a news release from Juneau Police Department.
- The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly has decided to continue allowing religious groups to offer invocations at its meetings after an invocation from a member of the Satanic Temple prompted a call for change.