Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Shona Strauser hosts.
We’ll talk with Mariya Lovischuk, from the Glory Hole about this Sunday’s Empty Bowls Banquet;
We’ll get the details about this weekend’s Alaska State Improv Festival;
Sigrid Dahlberg will fill us in about this weekend’s presentation on the history of Figure Skating in the Winter Olympics;
And Rachel Brown will be here with the schedule for AWARE’s Advocacy Training program.
And Nancy DeCherney will be here with Arts Up;
That, Writer’s Almanac,Bird Note, music and more, Thursday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon.
- Mayor Ken Koelsch, Debbie White and Mary Becker opposed it. Deputy Mayor Jerry Nankervis was on a scratchy phone connection and did not respond to the roll call to vote.
- The proposal for a 130-unit high-rise apartment building to be built over a downtown city parking lot has alarmed some community members. But city officials say there is no final plan and closure of the deal is still months away.
- “Things have to have an endpoint to it, or they have to have something that keeps directing you, telling you that you’re in the right area,” said troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters.
- The Department of the Interior announced today that 29 local Alaska governments would receive $29.7 million in Payment in Lieu of Taxes funds, or PILT.