Wednesday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Ken Fix Hosts.
We’ll talk with Ati Nessia from AWARE about the Choose Respect march in Juneau;
We’ll find out about tonight’s/Wednesday’s public lecture & film on toxic chemicals, with guests Tracey Woodruff and Pam Miller;
We’ll get a preview of the music of Harrison B who will be performing an Alaska Originals concert Thursday night @360 North;
We’ll get the details on this week’s Early Learning Conference, with guests Joy Lyon and keynote speaker, Diana Wehrell-Grabowski.
We’ll talk with Shelley Gill, author of the new children’s book, ,Alaska’s Dog Heroes;
And we’ll get an update from Eaglecrest with Jeffra Clough.
- Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch introduced the ordinance following complaints from merchants that the numbers sleeping in front of doorways was hurting commerce in Juneau's historic downtown.The ACLU of Alaska's urges Juneau Mayor Ken Koelsch to reconsider his position saying criminalizing homelessness is unconstitutional.
- A senior on the Soldotna High School hockey team was suspended from play over the weekend after posting racist comments on social media. The player was a team captain but did not participate in games in Anchorage over the weekend.
- The Fairbanks mayor's office says a former city police chief did have a conflict of interest that barred him from the job.
- Eleven states with GOP governors expanded Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. Now those governors want to make sure the expansion isn't unwound if the ACA is repealed.