Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
We’ll get an update on Friday’s Sound and Motion presentation, a performance by the Woosh.ji.een Dance Group;
We’ll talk with Sammy Burrous about this weekend’s Tribute to Tom Waits at the Gold Town;
Cathy Conner, this week’s featured speaker for the Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, will be here to talk about ancient trees;
And we’ll talk to Robert Cohen about next Wednesday’s KRNN Spotlight Concert, a Tribute to Blue Note Records.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- A bill to break up the FAA and privatize the nation’s air traffic controllers cleared the Transportation Committee in the U.S. House Thursday night.
- "Her focus on education, her focus on examining our city budget at a really deep level, not just a broad stroke policy level, but getting into the line items – I think that’s a really valuable for assembly members to go after the budget work," said Deputy Mayor Jesse Kiehl.
- Rep. Les Gara wants to make sure state budget cuts don’t fall too heavily on working-class and low-income people. Instead, he wants a new business tax.
- The Legislative Council is seeking advice from a finance expert on what to do about the controversial lease on the Anchorage Legislative Information Office.