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.
- "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.
- For the first time, scientists have documented the prevalence of two biotoxins in Alaska’s marine mammal population above the Arctic Circle.