Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
We’ll hear about a national mathematical honorary which will be installed at UAS next Thursday, and a presentation by the installer, Dr. Colin Starr of Williamette University in Oregon, on Feuerbach’s Theorem
Mary Lou Spartz and Richard Stokes will be here to highlight Sunday’s presentation by the Monday Night Writers’ Group;
We’ll talk with the Alaska Folk Festival’s Guest Dance Band, the Gallus Brothers;
Jorden Nigro and Amy Fletcher will tell us about the Gratitude Lens Project;
and, Ray Troll and the Ratfish Wranglers will drop in to raise the insanity level in the KTOO studio.
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton, were met by a large crowd, music and dancing in Carcross this week. They event was part of a larger tour around the Yukon after traveling through British Columbia. The visit focused on First Nations issues and culture.
- The Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska has a new target date for opening its cultural immersion park at the old Thane Ore House. Last year, Central Council officials had hoped it would open this summer. Now, they’re shooting for 2018, after the Juneau Assembly approved a 1.2-acre land lease making it possible Monday evening.
- William Quayle, Jr. is running for the District 1 Juneau Assembly seat. The municipal election is Oct. 4.
- Winds of that speed can uproot trees, knock branches down and damage property, including vessels and aircraft moored and tied down outdoors.