Wednesday April 23, 2014 Ken Fix hosts
We’ll find out about the upcoming March For Babies with Karen White;
Kris Sell will be here to highlight next month’s APOA Triathlon;
Find out about Rob Stephenson’s lip dub project at UAS;
Get a preview of Ambassador Richard Boucher’s presentation to the Juneau World Affairs Council tonight on “Staying Ahead Of Emerging Markets”;
And we’ll talk to Geoff Hirsch and Heather Laverne from the Juneau-Douglas Little Theater about tonight’s celebration of Shakespeare’s birthday at the Silverbow backroom.
- 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.
- The aurora borealis, more commonly known as the Northern Lights, were visible in much of Southeast Alaska late Wednesday and early Thursday. Share your Northern Lights photos with us.