Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
We’ll talk with Todd Hunt, from Opera To Go, about their upcoming presentation, Bennu;
We’ll get the details about Saturday’s Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah Family Concert, with guest, Rhonda Gardinier;
Bobby Lewis will be here to highlight the Gospel Workshop & Sunday Performance;
Greg Chaney will be here to talk about the Juneau Housing Forum on Monday;
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- There was an uptick in paralytic shellfish poisoning this summer. But scientists think the future of oyster farming in Alaska still looks bright.
- In the past month, the top three leaders at the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority have submitted letters of resignation. The shake up comes at a time when the organization, which manages funds for mental health and substance abuse programming across the state, is undergoing a special legislative audit over concerns about financial mismanagement.
- Alaska’s U.S. senators have issued a second round of statements following the rally of white nationalists in Charlottesville, Virginia. This time their criticisms are aimed at President Donald Trump.
- States across the lower 48 will get to see a full solar eclipse Monday, August 21, as the moon slides directly in front of the sun for roughly two minutes. People from all over the world are flocking to towns that will fall under the path of the moon’s shadow.