Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts;
We’ll talk with peace advocate John Dear, who will be giving two talks and leading a workshop this weekend;
Richard Radford and Ottie Nasea will be here to highlight AWARE’s “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes,” program;
Tom Robenolt will bring us up to date on Perseverance Theatre’s new production, Boeing, Boeing, opening May 2;
And we’ll talk with Sitka author, John Straley about his new book, Cold Storage Alaska;
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- Sen. Kevin Meyer said his constituents oppose creating a new bureaucracy to collect an income tax when the Permanent Fund continues to pay dividends.
- Two dead squid have washed ashore in as many weeks, but it's unclear if these are unrelated incidents or a sign of something more significant.
- A GoFundMe appeal to help rebuild the Twin Lakes playground raised $4,625 in less than a day. But read the fine print: the website takes nearly 8 percent in fees.
- The fire marshal also noted no accelerants -- such as gasoline -- were used. He said the shredded rubber material on the playground became the fuel source.