Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll get an update on UAS activities with Katie Bausler: UAS Honors Symposium next week concluding with a presentation by Miriam Khan, author of Tahiti Beyond the Postcard: Power, Place and Everyday Life;
We’ll talk with Elaine Schroeder, one of AWARE’s 4 Women of Distinction this year;
Mary Lou Gerbi will offer a preview of her Friday Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Visitor Center on Mary Joyce, who ran the Taku River Lodge and went on a 1,000 mile solo dog drive back in the early days of Southeast Alaska;
And we’ll get the details about Saturday’s LGBTQIA Town Meeting from Lauren Tibbitts-Travis
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Skagway School went through a restructuring this year. An influx in students enabled the school to create single-grade classrooms in the elementary school, increase Spanish and music classes, and start an accelerated learning program. It also opened space for three new teachers.
- El Nino has transitioned to below normal sea surface temperatures in the mid-latitude Pacific. If that persists, then the condition known as La Nina, typically results in a colder than normal winter for Alaska.
- The Alaska Mental Health Trust took its first step toward logging Ketchikan’s iconic Deer Mountain, along with a parcel in Petersburg.
- Two German sisters got a true Alaska experience through summer Rotary exchange.