Alexander Graham Bell was a Scottish scientist and inventor, born on the 3rd of March 1847, most renowned for his ground-breaking creation of the telephone. Bell’s spirit is behind Gavin and Wyatt as they retrieve the telephone on the canine switchboard while John reclaims phone tunes acting as studio music DJ on the radio. You are invited to answer the call and dial-in the receiver to Crosscurrents, 3/3 at 8 a.m.
- Officer Smith says that the anti-camping ordinance would allow him to focus on the type of sleepers who are attracting the most complaints but not everyone sleeping downtown.
- The four leaders say removing campers from downtown district can be done in “a humane and compassionate” way by establishing a campsite elsewhere.
- KTOO is carrying live NPR coverage of Donald Trump’s inauguration as the 45 president of the United States beginning at 8 a.m. Friday. The event’s being held at U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
- The Juneau Assembly will be asked next week to approve $3.06 million in pay increases for employees at Bartlett Regional Hospital. That's after the city-owned hospital's board of directors approved a tentative agreement with its unionized workforce after more than a year of negotiations that ended with the help of federal mediators.